In the Agricultural Solutions segment, we aim to further strengthen our market position as an integrated provider. Our offer comprises seeds and seed treatment products, as well as fungicides, herbicides, insecticides and biological solutions, complemented by digital farming solutions to help farmers achieve better yield. Our strategy is based on innovation-driven organic growth and targeted portfolio expansion through acquisitions. Customer needs, societal expectations and reducing environmental impacts are what motivate us to innovate.
1 International herbicide-resistant weed database
2 Peak sales are the highest sales value to be expected from one year.
Factors influencing sales
EBIT before special items
|Sales to third parties||10,280||8,162||7,660||7,814|
|Share of total BASF sales (%)||12||11||13||13|
|Income from operations before depreciation, amortization and special items||1,928||1,375||1,680||1,809|
|Income from operations before depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)||1,922||1,358||1,582||1,647|
|EBITDA margin (%)||18.7||16.6||20.7||21.1|
|Income from operations (EBIT) before special items||1,220||715||970||1,095|
|EBIT before special items margin (%)||11.9||8.8||12.7||14.0|
|Income from operations (EBIT)||1,221||696||582||928|
|EBIT margin (%)||11.9||8.5||7.6||11.9|
|Return on capital employed (ROCE) (%)||7.1||4.5||3.6||5.3|