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BASF Corporation is the North American affiliate of BASF SE

BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has approximately 17,000 employees in North America and had sales of $18.7 billion in 2020. At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility.  Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. The company has more than 150 production and research and development sites throughout North America and operates Verbund sites in Geismar, Louisiana, and Freeport, Texas.

In this section you can find news releases, photos and footage, publications and podcasts as well as information about our media events. BASF spokespersons are happy to answer your media inquiries quickly and directly. 

Facts BASF Group 2020

€59,149

million

Sales 2020

 

110,302

Employees as of December 31, 2020

 

€2.1

billion

R&D expenses in 2020

€3,560

million

EBIT before special items 2020

 

247

Production sites worldwide, thereof six Verbund sites

 

€16,740

million

Accelerator sales