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About BASF

At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 110,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is divided into the Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions segments.

The information on the financial position and performance of the BASF Group is based on the requirements of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), and, where applicable, the German Commercial Code as well as the German Accounting Standards (GAS).

The approximately 110,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world.

We have 11 divisions grouped into six segments:
  • Chemicals: Petrochemicals, Intermediates
  • Materials: Performance Materials, Monomers
  • Industrial Solutions: Dispersions & Pigments, Performance Chemicals
  • Surface Technologies: Catalysts, Coatings
  • Nutrition & Care: Care Chemicals, Nutrition & Health
  • Agricultural Solutions: Agricultural Solutions

Further information on the organization of the BASF Group can be found in our Online Report 2020.

Last Update February 26, 2021