BASF pursues an active portfolio management. On this page we have summarized our acquisitions since 2005.
BASF closes acquisition of polyamide business from Solvay
Press release of 01/31/20
BASF Acquires 3D Printing Service Provider Sculpteo
Press release of 11/18/19
BASF strengthens biotechnology footprint to enter natural F&F ingredients market
Press release of 09/26/19
BASF and Solenis complete combination of their paper and water chemicals businesses
Press release of 01/31/19
Wintershall / DEA
BASF and LetterOne sign agreement to merge Wintershall and DEA
BASF closes acquisition of vegetable seeds business from Bayer
Press release of 08/16/18
BASF closes acquisition of businesses and assets from Bayer
Press release of 08/01/18
BASF acquires two manufacturers of 3D printing materials
BASF to acquire Solvay’s global polyamide business
BASF signs agreement to acquire significant parts of Bayer’s seed and non-selective herbicide businesses
BASF acquires filament producer Innofil3D
BASF to strengthen digital farming offer with acquisition of ZedX Inc.
BASF to acquire waterproofing systems provider THERMOTEK
BASF acquires Rolic AG, a specialist in light management for advanced LCD/OLED displays
BASF intends to acquire Henkel’s professional Western European Building Material Business
BASF to acquire global surface treatment provider Chemetall
BASF signs agreement to acquire automotive refinish coatings assets of Guangdong Yinfan Chemistry
BASF acquires PU business activities in the Americas from Polioles, (Joint venture with Alpek)
Wintershall acquires shares in oil and gas fields from Statoil
BASF to acquire Taiwan Sheen Soon, a leading manufacturer for TPU adhesives
BASF aquires US biotech company Verenium
BASF New Business has acquired the technology company Deutsche Nanoschicht
BASF acquires Pronova BioPharma
BASF to acquire parts of Ciech's TDI business
BASF acquires Becker Underwood
BASF acquires ITWC Incorporated
BASF acquires Novolyte Technologies from Arsenal Capital Partners, a U.S.-based private equity firm
BASF acquires global leader in omega-3 fatty acids
BASF acquires extrusion technology from B.C. Foam
BASF acquires the electrolytes business for high-performance batteries from Merck.
BASF acquires Ovonic Battery Company
BASF to acquire ultrafiltration specialist inge watertechnologies AG
BASF completes acquisition of Cognis
BASF completes acquisition of CRI/Criterion¿s styrene catalysts business
BASF reaches agreement with Cognis Holding Luxembourg S.à r.l. to purchase Cognis
BASF acquires Ciba Holding AG.
BASF acquires Sorex pest control business including Whitmire Micro-gen
Wintershall acquires Revus Energy ASA
BASF acquires Kejie's concrete admixture business
BASF acquires the motorcycle coatings business of NOF ( Thailand ) Limited
BASF to acquire Recticel's worldwide compounds business for polyurethane (PU) systems for glass encapsulation.
BASF acquires Yasar's shares in the 50-50 joint venture Yasar BASF Automotive Coatings Ltds.
Arabina Peninsula New joint venture of Elastogran and the Kanoo Group acquire the polyurethane business of Multi Chemical Est.
BASF has acquired the business activities of Austrian company BCD Rohstoffe für Bauchemie HandelsGmbH (Austria)
BASF has signed an agreement with SABIC Innovative Plastics on the acquisition of SABIC Innovative Plastics' shares in the PBT joint venture, BASF GE Schwarzheide GmbH & Co. KG..
BASF Coatings takes over R-M sales activities of Château-Arnoux Peinture.
BASF takes over major parts of Michel DERIS S.A.S..
Press release of 03/03/07
BASF Group company Elastogran to acquire the Dutch Polyurethane System House Polymer Chemical Company B.V..
BASF Coatings takes over R-M sales activities of Autolacke Handel GmbH.
BASF Coatings takes over R-M sales activities of Billakksenteret AS.
BASF buys Chinese producer of concrete admixtures Hi Con.
BASF Future Business to buy PEMEAS - leading supplier of fuel cell components.
BASF to acquire motorcycle catalyst business in China.
BASF Plant Science acquires Belgian biotechnology company CropDesign.
BASF acquires SAN business from Lanxess in Europe and South America.
BASF acquires resins specialist Johnson Polymer.
BASF acquires Engelhard, a leading supplier of goods for the catalysis and surface finishing.
BASF acquires Degussa's construction chemicals business.
BASF expands successful engineering plastics activities.
BASF acquires coil coatings business from Rhenania Coatings GmbH.
BASF acquires Leuna-Miramid GmbH and further strengthens its leading position in engineering plastics in Europe.
BASF acquires Huntsman's global TDI business.
BASF acquires full ownership of joint venture BASF Akzo Nobel and formes BASF Coatings Australia.
BASF acquires Swiss fine chemicals company Orgamol.
BASF acquires full ownership of Joint Venture BASF NOF Coatings Co., Ltd., Japan BASF will operate the company under the name of BASF Coatings Japan Ltd..
BASF acquires electronic chemicals business of Merck KGaA.