We will publish BASF’s Quarterly Statement 3rd Quarter 2020 on October 28, 2020, at 7.00 a.m. (CET). The results will be presented in a conference call that will be transmitted via the internet from 9.00 a.m. (CET).
At the request of BASF SE, the Ludwigshafen local court (Amtsgericht) appointed Mr. Liming Chen (60), Chairman of IBM Greater China Group, to the Supervisory Board of BASF SE by way of a resolution dated October 8, 2020. The appointment became necessary after Dr. Alexander C. Karp, CEO Palantir Technologies Inc., resigned from the Supervisory Board at the end of July 2020 for professional reasons.
Ludwigshafen – October 9, 2020 – BASF has released preliminary figures for the third quarter of 2020. Sales declined by 5% in the third quarter of 2020 to €13,812 million (Q3 2019: €14,556 million). This was mainly driven by negative currency effects.