Yara at a Glance

High level details about Yara such as key facts and figures.

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Key facts & figures

Key figures

  • Revenues (2015): USD 13.9 billion (USD 15.1 billion in 2014)
  • EBITDA (2015): USD 2.6 billion (USD 2.6 billion in 2014)
  • Fertilizer sales (2015): 26.5 million tons (26.3 million tons in 2014)
  • Industrial sales (2015): 7 million tons *including feed phosphates and CO2 (6.6 million* tons in 2014)
  • Number of employees (2015, at year-end): 12,883 (12,073 in 2014)

Key facts

  • Established as Norsk Hydro in 1905, demerged as Yara International ASA in 2004
  • President and CEO since September 2015: Svein Tore Holsether
  • Headquartered in Oslo, Norway: Listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange
  • Global presence with operations and offices in more than 50 countries and sales to more than 150 countries

Our business

Agriculture development

  • We offer the most comprehensive range of fertilizers in the industry
  • Our portfolio ranges from single nutrient fertilizers to complex compounds and micronutrients for feeding plants
  • Global leading producer of ammonia, nitrates, NPK, and specialty fertilizers

Industrial solutions

  • Our portfolio contains products and integrated solutions for optimizing industrial processes, water treatment and preventing air pollution, including NOx abatement solutions for industrial plants, vehicles and marine vessels
  • Expertise in Technical Ammonium Nitrate solutions for the civil explosives and mining industries
  • European leading position in nitrogen applications