Yongye International to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Financial Results on April 1, 2013

  Yongye International to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Financial
                           Results on April 1, 2013

PR Newswire

BEIJING, April 1, 2013

BEIJING, April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Yongye International, Inc.
(NASDAQ: YONG) ("Yongye" or the "Company"), a leading developer, manufacturer,
and distributor of crop nutrient products in the People's Republic of China
("PRC"), today announced that the Company will report its financial results
for the fourth quarter and full year 2012 on April 1, 2013. Yongye's
management will host a conference call to discuss its fourth quarter and full
year 2012 results at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. The
Company has filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K on April 1, 2013.

To participate in the live conference call, please dial the following number
five to ten minutes prior to the scheduled conference call time: +1 (866)
519-4004. International callers should dial +1 (718) 354-1231. The conference
pass code is 305 61 574.

For those who are unable to participate on the live conference call, a replay
will be available for fourteen days starting from 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time on
April 2, 2013 to 09:59 a.m. Eastern Time on April 16, 2013. To access the
replay, please dial +1 (855) 452-5696. International callers should dial +1
(646) 254-3697. The replay pass code is 305 61 574. A webcast recording of the
conference call will be accessible through Yongye's website at
www.yongyeintl.com.

About Yongye International

Yongye International, Inc. is a leading crop nutrient company headquartered in
Beijing, with its production facilities located in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia,
China. Yongye's principal product is a liquid crop nutrient, from which the
Company derived substantially all of the sales in 2011. The Company also
produces powder animal nutrient product which is mainly used for dairy cows.
Both products are sold under the trade name "Shengmingsu," which means "life
essential" in Chinese. The Company's patented formula utilizes fulvic acid as
the primary compound base and is combined with various micro and macro
nutrients that are essential for the health of the crops. The Company sells
its products primarily to provincial level distributors, who sell to the
end-users either directly or indirectly through county-level and village-level
distributors. For more information, please visit the Company's website at
www.yongyeintl.com.

Contacts:

Yongye International

Ms. Kelly Wang
Finance Director – Capital Markets
Phone: +86-10-8231-9608; +86-10-8232-8866 x 8827
E-mail: ir@yongyeintl.com

FTI Consulting

Mr. John Capodanno (U.S. Contact)
Phone: +1-212-850-5705
E-mail: john.capodanno@fticonsulting.com

SOURCE Yongye International, Inc.

Website: http://www.yongyeintl.com