BASF is the world’s leading chemical company.
With about 111,000 employees, six Verbund sites and close to 370 production sites worldwide we serve customers and partners in almost all countries of the world.
In 2011, BASF posted sales of €73.5 billion and income before special items of approximately €8.4 billion.
We combine economic success, social responsibility and environmental protection. Through science and innovation we enable our customers in almost all industries to meet the current and future needs of society.
Our products and system solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring healthy food and nutrition and helping to improve quality of life.
We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose:
We create chemistry for a sustainable future.