About BASF Corporation
We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. More than 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 (including Performance Materials), Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €87.3 billion in 2022. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the United States.
Our Performance Materials division encompasses the entire material know-how of BASF regarding innovative, customized materials under one roof. Globally active across various industry sectors, such as transportation, construction and consumer goods, the division has a strong portfolio of products and services combined with a deep understanding of application-oriented system solutions. Key drivers of profitability and growth are our close collaboration with customers and a clear focus on solutions. Strong capabilities in R&D provide the basis to design and develop innovative products and applications. In 2022, the Performance Materials division achieved global sales of €8.5 billion.