Strong Bonds for Success
We create chemistry for a sustainable future
In line with our corporate purpose, around 115,000 employees contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world.
Our broad portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. In 2017, BASF posted sales of €64.5 billion and income from operations before special items of approximately €8.3 billion. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through research and innovation, we support our customers in nearly every industry in meeting the current and future needs of society. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.
BASF has successfully partnered India’s progress for over a century, with 13 of BASF's 14 global businesses maintaining a local presence in India today. BASF has 2,356 employees at about 20 production sites, sales offices, and R&D centers throughout the country. In 2016, BASF Group companies registered sales of €1.1 billion to customers in India.