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News release, April 26, 2018

BASF signs agreement to acquire additional seeds and crop protection businesses and assets from Bayer


Business Media:

Jens Fey
Phone: +49 621 60-99123

Trade Media:

Sharon Hall
Phone: +49 621 60-28013      


News release, March 7, 2018

BASF in exclusive talks with Bayer to acquire vegetable seeds business

BASF is in exclusive talks to acquire Bayer’s entire vegetable seeds business, operating under the global trademark Nunhems®. Bayer intends to divest this business in the context of its planned acquisition of Monsanto. Definitive agreements have not been concluded. With this transaction, BASF targets to enhance its future seed platform and the market position of its Agricultural Solutions business.

News release, October 13, 2017

BASF signs agreement to acquire significant parts of Bayer’s seed and non-selective herbicide businesses.

  • Strengthens and expands BASF’s Agricultural Solutions offer
  • Attractive and targeted portfolio additions in key row crops in select countries
  • Underpins BASF’s commitment to agriculture, innovation and long-term growth


Investor Presentation

Investor Presentation


Investor Relations:

Dr. Stefanie Wettberg
Phone: +49 621 60-48002

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