Yara International ASA : Yara extends funding

                Yara International ASA : Yara extends funding

Oslo (2013-07-05): Yara International ASA has secured increased flexibility
for its operations by signing a new USD 1,750 million dual-tranche
Multicurrency Syndicated Revolving Credit Facility. The facility comprises a
USD 1,250 million tranche A with a tenor of 5+1+1 years and a USD 500 million
tranche B with a tenor of 1+1 years.

The new facility replaces existing revolving credit facilities and will
provide financial flexibility for general corporate purposes. Yara has
achieved competitive market terms with margins over Libor at 50 basis points
in tranche A and 30 basis points in tranche B.

The transaction has been coordinated by Citigroup, Commerzbank, DNB and SEB.
Banks joining alongside the Coordinating Bookrunners as Mandated Lead
Arrangers and Bookrunners are ANZ, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole,
Danske Bank, Deutsche Bank, J.P. Morgan Chase, Nordea, Royal Bank of Scotland,
SMBC, Société Générale and Svenska Handelsbanken. In addition, Fifth Third
Bank and Banco Itaú have joined as Lead Arrangers.

"We are very satisfied with the terms of the loan agreement as well as with
the positive interest and trust with which Yara has been received by its
relationship banks and in the wider financial market," says Yara CFO Torgeir
Kvidal.

Contact

Thor Giæver, Investor Relations
Telephone (+47) 24 15 72 95
Cellular (+47) 480 75356
E-mail: thor.giaver@yara.com

Jens Hofgaard, Corporate Finance & Treasury
Telephone (+47) 24 15 74 99
Cellular (+47) 913 89793
E-mail: jens.hofgaard@yara.com

Esben Tuman, Corporate Communications
Telephone (+47) 24 15 70 26
Cellular (+47) 905 08400
E-mail: esben.tuman@yara.com

Yara delivers solutions for sustainable agriculture and the environment.
Yara's fertilizers and crop nutrition programs help produce the food required
for the growing world population. The industrial products and solutions reduce
emissions, improve air quality and support safe and efficient operations.
Founded in Norway in 1905, Yara has a worldwide presence with sales to 150
countries. Safety is always the company's top priority.
www.yara.com
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl
(Norwegian Securities Trading Act)

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