At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Around 111,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio comprises six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €78.6 billion in 2021. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S.
- Founding: 1865
- Focus : Manufacturer
- Employees: 10001+
News about BASF
18-Jan-2023 | Finances
BASF releases preliminary figures for full year 2022
BASF has released preliminary figures for the full year 2022. Expected sales of €87,327 million and expected income from operations (EBIT) before special ...
13-Jan-2023 | People
Achim Sties appointed new Senior Vice President of BASF plastic additives
BASF has appointed Dr. Achim Sties to lead the global plastic additives business unit effective January 1, 2023. The headquarters of this business will be ...
12-Jan-2023 | Manufacturing
BASF breaks ground on MDI capacity expansion project at Geismar site
BASF has broken ground on the third and final phase of the methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) expansion project at its Verbund site in Geismar, ...
18-Nov-2022 | Research
Small but powerful – microorganisms contribute to greater sustainability at BASF
At BASF, innovation and sustainability are inextricably linked. Researchers worldwide are working on innovative solutions to tap alternative raw material ...
15-Nov-2022 | Cooperation
BASF and G-Philos intensify cooperation on stationary storage systems for renewable energy projects
BASF Stationary Energy Storage GmbH (BSES), a wholly owned subsidiary of BASF SE, and G-Philos, Korea’s leader in power-to-gas (P2G) technology, signed a ...
01-Nov-2022 | Business
BASF launches Chemetall Innovation and Technology Center for surface treatment solutions in China
The Surface Treatment global business unit of BASF’s Coatings division, operating under the Chemetall brand, opened its first regional innovation and ...
27-Oct-2022 | Finances
BASF achieved solid EBIT before special items despite continued high raw materials and energy prices
“Despite the continued high raw materials and energy prices, BASF achieved solid earnings in the third quarter,” said Dr. Martin Brudermüller, Chairman of ...
21-Oct-2022 | People
BASF’s Supervisory Board confirms Martin Brudermüller as Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors and appoints Dirk Elvermann Chief Financial Officer
The Supervisory Board of BASF SE extended the appointment of Dr. Martin Brudermüller (61) as BASF’s Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors until the ...