YAR.OL - Yara International ASA

Oslo - Oslo Delayed Price. Currency in NOK

Yara International ASA

Drammensveien 131
Oslo 0277
47 24 15 70 00

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryAgricultural Chemicals
Full Time Employees13,398

Key Executives

Mr. Svein-Tore HolsetherChief Exec. Officer and Pres10.05MN/A45
Mr. Torgeir KvidalChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP5.41MN/A52
Ms. Kristine RyssdalExec. VP and Gen. Counsel2.68MN/A57
Mrs. Lene TrollnesExec. VP of HR, Corp. Communications and Brand3.85MN/A49
Mr. Yves BonteExec. VP of Industrial8.82MN/A56
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in NOK.


Yara International ASA provides industrial and environmental products in Norway and internationally. It operates through the Crop Nutrition, Industrial, and Production segments. The company offers ammonia, urea, nitrates, and other nitrogen-based products; crop nutrition products, such as nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, magnesium, boron, copper, iron sulfur, manganese, molybdenum, and zinc; calcium ammonium nitrate, ammonium nitrate, urea ammonium nitrate solutions, ammonium sulfate, composite fertilizer products, and field-grade calcium nitrate fertilizers; fertigation and liquid fertilizers, including calcium nitrate, potassium nitrate, and micronutrient chelates, which are used in drip irrigation, sprinkler systems, and pivot agriculture; and foliar products. It also provides chemicals based on blends of nitrates for the latex and rubber industry, biogas production, and solar thermal power sector; and electronics chemicals. In addition, the company offers solutions for NOx and SOx abatement, odor control, and water treatment; technical ammonium nitrate and calcium nitrate for use in the civil explosives and mining industries; single superphosphate and nitric acid; concrete additive; and animal feed minerals, urea, and acidifiers. Further, it offers analytical services for soil, tissue, and water samples. Yara International ASA markets its products under the YaraBela, YaraLiva, YaraMila, YaraVera, and YaraVita brands. The company was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Oslo, Norway.

Corporate Governance

Yara International ASA’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2017 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.