The Chemicals segment consists of the Petrochemicals, Monomers and Intermediates divisions. In our integrated production facilities – our Verbund – we produce a broad range of basic chemicals and intermediates in Europe, Asia and North and South America.
(million € )
1 Restated figures
|Sales to third parties||16,994||16,968||14,670||12,905||16,331|
|Share of total BASF sales (%)||23.0||22.8||20.8||22.4||25.3|
|Income from operations before depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)||2,956||3,212||3,090||3,114||5,374|
|EBITDA margin (%)||17.4||18.9||21.1||24.1||32.9|
|Income from operations (EBIT) before special items||2,182||2,367||2,156||2,032||4,233|
|EBIT before special items margin (%)||12.8||13.9||14.7||15.7||25.9|
|Income from operations (EBIT)||2,086||2,396||2,131||1,953||4,208|
|EBIT margin (%)||12.3||14.1||14.5||15.1||25.8|
1 On January 1, 2017, the Monomers and Dispersions & Pigments divisions’ activities for the electronics industry were merged into the global Electronic Materials business unit and allocated to the Dispersions & Pigments division. For better comparability, the affected figures for 2016 have been adjusted accordingly.