Yara has institutionalized Creating Impact as a fundamental way of thinking and a key strategic ambition.
Yara’s annual report for 2013, consisting of the Financial Report 2013, the separate Impact Reporting 2013 and the full GRI Report, explains how this ambition is placed center-stage in business development and value creation.
Significant progress was made during 2013 in terms of both developing and delivering on Yara’s strategic objectives, including taking profitable and sustainable growth actions.
Yara continued to execute its strategy of profitable growth in 2013 and to deliver on its strategic ambition of Creating Impact, executing a major acquisition in Brazil and initiating a further acquisition in Colombia.
In 2013 Yara delivered continued strong earnings, with a cash return on gross investment of 12.6%. Production volumes and deliveries increased.