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Last €79.74 EUR
Change Today -0.84 / -1.05%
Volume 49.4K
As of 11:47 AM 07/2/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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BASF SE operates as a chemical company worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions, and Oil and Gas. The Chemicals segment offers solvents, plasticizers, monomers, glues, and electronic chemicals, as well as raw materials for detergents, plastics, textile fibers, paints and coatings, plant protection, and medicines. The Performance Products segment provides dispersions and pigments, care chemicals, nutrition and health, paper chemicals, and performance chemicals that are used in the pharmaceuticals, personal care, and cosmetics, as well as hygiene and household products; and other products for enhancing the processes in the paper, oil and gas production, water treatment, and ore production industries. The Functional Materials & Solutions segment offers catalysts, battery materials, engineering plastics, polyurethane systems, automotive and industrial coatings, and concrete admixtures, as well as construction systems, such as tile adhesives and decorative paints for the automotive, electrical, chemical, and construction industries, as well as for household, and sports and leisure applications. The Agricultural Solutions segment provides fungicides, herbicides, and insecticides, as well as functional crop care products. The Oil and Gas segment explores for and produces oil and gas primarily in Europe, Russia, North Africa, and South America. This segment is also involved in the transport, storage, and trade of natural gas in Europe. The company was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany.

113,896 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/30/15
Founded in 1865

basf se (BFA) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman of The Board of Executive Directors ...
Total Annual Compensation: €3.9M
Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Board ...
Total Annual Compensation: €1.9M
President of Intermediates Division and Membe...
Total Annual Compensation: €162.0K
Vice Chairman of The Board of Executive Direc...
Total Annual Compensation: €2.6M
Head of Ressort VI and Member of the Board of...
Total Annual Compensation: €2.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

basf se (BFA) Key Developments

BASF, Fraunhofer IPMS-CNT Collaborate to Develop Solutions for Semiconductor Industry

BASF and the Fraunhofer IPMS Center for Nanoelectronic Technologies (CNT) are developing new solutions for the semiconductor industry. Under their collaboration, BASF has installed a modern tool for electrochemical metal deposition at the Fraunhofer IPMS-CNT in Dresden, Germany. It allows the global customers to evaluate the innovative solutions for advanced microchip technologies under production conditions. Upon completion of the pilot test at the CNT, customers will be able to directly access ready-to-use processes to produce advanced electronic materials. Fraunhofer IPMS performs applied research on 300 mm silicon wafers for microchip manufacturers, component suppliers, and research and development partners at the CNT. Microchips are widely used in the electronics industry in a variety of applications, including automotive electronic components, computers, and mobile phones.

BASF SE Introduces the Paliogen Blue EH 1900 (L 6400), A Color-Intensive Indanthrone Blue Pigment

BASF SE has introduced the Paliogen Blue EH 1900 (L 6400), a color-intensive Indanthrone blue pigment. With this new pigment, BASF enables its customers to produce highly chromatic reddish-blue color shades. The product can also be combined with various effect pigments. 'Paliogen Blue EH 1900 provides a lot of benefits for the user: Showing an excellent performance in water- and solvent-based systems, it is universally applicable.

BASF SE Enters Technology License Agreement with EM.tec Design GmbH for Production of valure(tm)

BASF SE entered into a technology license agreement with EM.tec design GmbH for the production of valure(tm). The new production plant, located in Bingen, Germany, will have an annual capacity of about 1.5 million square meters of surface finished material. With this BASF has extended the availability of valure(tm) globally, complementing the existing production facility in India, which started up last year. BASF supports its licensing partners with the chemistry, technology know-how, and joint development with customers as well as application-oriented services. valure(tm) is a technology to create laser structured surfaces with almost limitless design freedom to create haptics and textures ranging from soft touch to hard, leather graining, the appearance of velvet and geometric patterns and impressions.


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