Customers by industry

BASF’s strength is not only that it has a broad product range, but also that it supplies products to almost every industry. Moreover, this generates important incentives for innovation. This balance makes the company relatively resilient to factors affecting individual industries.



BASF sales by industry 2021

(direct customers)

Visual: chemicals
  • Chemicals and plastics
  • Transportation

(in each case)

> 20%

Visual: car dor/skyscraper
  • Agriculture
  • Consumer goods

(in each case)


Visual: field
  • Construction
  • Electronics
  • Energy and resources
  • Health and nutrition

(in each case)


< 10%

Last Update February 25, 2022