Market Area Africa
Who we are
Market Area Africa
Who we are

We create chemistry for a sustainable future

We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility.

The approximately 122,000 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 organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of around €63 billion in 2018.

Meeting the Needs of Society

Chemistry is an enabler for new ideas and solutions.

Our Foundation

Our corporate strategy is the framework for driving our company’s success.


Creating Chemistry Magazine

In our online magazine you can read about the subjects that are affecting our world today and will impact the future.

Concept Car RN30 – Parts Testing

How We Work

Our matrix organization combines the strengths of global, regional and operational units.

Sites and Companies

BASF has companies in more than 90 countries.