BASF is the world’s leading chemical company headquartered in Germany. Its portfolio is organized into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas.
The Chemicals segment consists of the Petrochemicals, Monomers and Intermediate divisions. In our integrated production facilities – our Verbund – we produce a broad range of basic chemicals and intermediates in Europe, Asia and North and South America.
The Performance Products segment consists of the Dispersions & Pigments, Care Chemicals, Nutrition and Health and Performance Chemicals divisions.
The Functional Materials & Solutions segment comprises the Catalysts, Construction Chemicals, Coatings and Performance Materials divisions. They develop and market system solutions, services and innovative products, particularly for the automotive, electronic, chemical and construction industries as well as for household applications, sports and leisure.
The Agricultural Solutions segment consists of the Crop protection division. We develop and produce innovative solutions for the improvement of crop health and yields, and market them worldwide.
BASF’s oil & gas activities are bundled in the Wintershall Group. We concentrate on exploration and production in oil and gas-rich regions in Europe, North Africa, Russia, South America and the Middle East. We are also active in the transport of natural gas in Europe.