Yara has one class of shares, with equal voting rights for each shareholder.
Yara's shareholder guidelines follow Norwegian corporate law.
Yara's Board of Directors has eight members: Five independent shareholder-elected and three employee-elected.
The Board of Directors has overall responsibility for management of the company.
The President and CEO constitutes a formal corporate body, according to Norwegian corporate law. Yara has written a set of directives that help regulate the performance of management and business processes.
Yara’s continued success as an industry shaper is dependent upon retaining and promoting our ethical reputation and the public trust we have earned. The Ethics Program is therefore an important element in how we run our business.