BASF SE

BASF SE

BASF SE

Overview
Date Founded

2008

Headquarters

Carl-Bosch-Strasse 38,Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Rheinland-Pfalz 67056

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

118K

Industries

Chemicals
Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing
Power & Utilities
Agriculture & Mills
Oil & Gas
Biotechnology

Company Description

BASF SE engages in the provision of chemical products. It operates through the following segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition and Care, Agricultural Solutions, and Other. The Chemicals segment supplies petrochemicals and intermediates. The Materials segment includes isocyanates and polyamides as well as inorganic basic products and specialties for the plastics and plastics processing industries. The Industrial Solutions segment develops and markets ingredients and additives for industrial applications such as polymer dispersions, pigments, resins, electronic materials, antioxidants, and additives. The Surface Technologies segment bundles chemical solutions for surfaces with the catalysts and coating divisions. The Nutrition and Care segment consists of ingredients and solutions for consumer applications in the areas of nutrition, home, and personal care. The Agricultural Solutions segment comprises fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, and biological crop protection products, as well as seeds and seed treatment products. The Other segment focuses on the commodity trading, engineering and other services, as well as rental income and leases. The company was founded on April 6, 1865 and is headquartered in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany.

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Board of Executive Directors

Chief Information Officer

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Executive Director

Chief Technology Officer

Shareholder

Automotive & Transportation, Construction Chemicals, Dispersion & Pigments, Plastics

President-Functions Asia Pacific

President, Regional Division Europe

President, European Site & Verbund Management

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Amundi-IM invests through funds in all asset classes and main currencies. The firm believes that overall analysis of a company, including economic, social and environmental aspects, allows for better assessment of the risks and opportunities that may affect its long-term valuation.

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DWS Investments UK specializes in global alternative investments. They are an active, risk-aware manager which aims to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns through their multi-manager multi-strategy portfolios, multi-manager strategy-specific portfolios, and single-manager portfolios. DWS Investments UK offer investors access to a diverse range of regional and global strategies across the spectrum of direct real estate and infrastructure, real estate and infrastructure securities and commodities, private equity, sustainable investments and hedge funds.

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Franklin Advisers' accounts utilize various investment strategies including, but not limited to, equity, fixed income, core, hybrid, and multi-asset strategies. Their investment management services incorporate fundamental investment research and valuation analyses, including original economic, political, industry and company research, and analyses of suppliers, customers and competitors. The sources they use for their company research include company public records and other publicly available information, management interviews, company-prepared information, and company visits and inspections. Franklin Advisers' investment strategies include US and global fixed income; franklin core and hybrid; franklin dividend growth; franklin US growth equity; franklin sector strategies; and multi-asset strategies.

Recent Transactions
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Graines Voltz SA purchases Basf Se/Hild Samen Business from BASF SE

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BASF SE purchases Solvay SA /Polyamides Business from Solvay SA

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Lone Star Global Acquisitions Ltd. purchases BASF SE /Construction Chemicals Bus from BASF SE

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Advised onAbbott Laboratories purchases BASF Pharma Ltd. from BASF SE

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Advised onBASF SE purchases Bayer AG /Seeds & Non-Selective Herbicide Bus from Bayer AG

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Advised onClayton Dubilier & Rice LLC, Solenis LLC purchase Basf SE /Paper & Water Chemicals Bus from BASF SE

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Advisors & Consultants
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Co-Chair, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Practice Group at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

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Managing Director, Principal at Gensler, Inc.

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Clients

Univar Solutions, Inc. is a chemical and ingredients distributor and provider of specialty services. It operates through the following segments: USA, Canada, Europe and the Middle East and Africa, and Latin America. The company was founded by George van Waters and Nat Rogers on August 8, 1924 and is headquartered in Downers Grove, IL.

PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) is a global leader offering a comprehensive array of specialized polymer materials, tailored services and end-to-end solutions. We have: More than 10,000 customers globally More than 35,000 polymer solutions More than 60 manufacturing and distribution facilities Operations in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa Corporate headquarters in northeast Ohio (U.S.A.) (2011) Annual revenues of $2.9 billion We understand that, in today’s competitive, warp-speed global economy, your success depends on being first to market with innovative, value-creating materials and services. That is why we manufacture many materials to help solve the demanding application and business needs of molders and processors. For more information on our solutions, visit Products & Services. Our solutions are the right choice for customers who want to achieve profit and growth with innovative products, enter new markets, expand globally and much more. In this high-stakes environment, you can rely on us as your strategic partner – a partner whose notion of service goes well beyond merely supplying needs, to delivering better business solutions. Our commitment to you as a PolyOne customer is a core principle, embedded in every dimension of our company

Corteva, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of agricultural products. It operates through the Seed and Crop Protection segments. The Seed segment develops and supplies germplasm and traits that produce optimum yield for farms. The Crop Protection segment serves the global agricultural input industry with products that protect against weeds, insects and other pests, and disease, and that improve overall crop health both above and below ground via nitrogen management and seed-applied technologies. Its services include pasture and land management, and pest management. The company was founded on March 16, 2018 and is headquartered in Wilmington, DE.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2019
Market Capitalization
$42.9B
Total Enterprise Value
$80.2B
Earnings Per Share
$2.98
EBITDAMargin
13.01%
Enterprise Value Sales
1.35x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
10.4x
TEVNet Income
29.31x
Debt TEV
0.25x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
1.01%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
-4.41%
EBITDA
$7.72B
Total Debt
$20.4B
Net Profit
$2.74B
Revenue
$59.3B
Total Equity
$42.4B
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Dystar Group manufactures and markets dyes for the textile industry. The firm specializes in textile coloration. It offers its customers a complete range of auxiliaries and colorants. Dystar Group was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

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Yige Gongzhuang (Beijing) Technology Co. Ltd. is a Chinese company located in Beijing that provides commercial office space solutions. It was founded in 2016.

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Part of E Ink Holdings, Inc., SiPix Technology, Inc. is a Taiwanese company located in Taiwan that provides electronic paper and display innovation services. It was founded in 1999 by Ching Hsiung Hou, Rong Chang Liang and Satish Agrawal.

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Life Peer at United Kingdom House of Lords

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Suppliers
Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. Holding Companies | San Marcos, TX

Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. engages in the development, manufacture, and trade of engineered thermal solutions for process industries. It operates through the following geographical segments: United States & Latin America (US-LAM), Canada, Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA), and Asia Pacific (APAC). Its products include electric heat tracing cables, steam tracing components, tubing bundles, and instrument and control products. The company was founded by Richard Burdick in October 1954 and is headquartered in Austin, TX.

Praxair, Inc. Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing | Danbury, Connecticut

With 26,000 employees and active in more than 50 countries, Praxair is focused on making our planet more productive by helping our customers become more profitable, efficient and environmentally friendly. Praxair is a global Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process and specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services and technologies. Among the gases we supply are oxygen, nitrogen, argon, carbon dioxide, helium, and hydrogen. The company’s world-class engineering organization designs, engineers and constructs cryogenic and non-cryogenic supply systems around the world. Our Praxair Surface Technologies subsidiary applies metallic and ceramic coatings and powders to metal surfaces in order to resist wear, high temperatures and corrosion. The gases and technologies supplied by Praxair are used by a wide variety of industries — to preserve foods, produce computer chips, improve the efficiency of industrial processes, reduce emissions, clean and recycle waste water, treat hospital patients, make cleaner-burning transportation fuels, increase energy supplies and put the fizz in soft drinks. We even received an Academy Award for our special effects “synthetic air” used in movies like Spider Man, Armageddon and Bruce Almighty. Praxair is a recognized leader in sustainable development. For ten consecutive years, the company has been selected as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index -- the only U.S. chemical company with this distinction -- and for three consecutive years has been selected for the Carbon Disclosure Project’s Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index. Download our Corporate Brochure (PDF=1.13MB) View our Company Video (WMV=36MB) Worldwide Locations Praxair adopted its name in 1992, from the Greek word "praxis", or practical application, and "air", our primary raw material. The company was originally founded in 1907 when it was the first company in North America to commercialize cryogenically separated oxygen. Over the century of its existence, Praxair has led the development of processes and technologies that have revolutionized the industrial gases industry. The company introduced the first distribution system for liquid gas in 1917, and developed on-site gas supply by the end of WWII. In the 1960s, Praxair introduced non-cryogenic means of air separation, and since then has continued to introduce innovative applications technologies for various industries. The company has over 4,000 patents and pending applications.

Touax Consumer Services | Paris, France

Touax engages in the management and sales of barges, shipping containers and carriages. It provides leasing service to its clients. The firm operates through the following segments: Shipping Containers, Modular Buildings, River Barges and Freight Railcars. The company was founded on July 14, 1853 and is headquartered in Paris, France.

Competitors
DuPont de Nemours, Inc. Plastics & Synthetics - Midland, Michigan

DuPont de Nemours, Inc. operates as a holding company, which engages in the development of specialty materials, chemicals, and agricultural products. It operates through the following segments: Electronics & Imaging; Nutrition & Biosciences; Transportation & Industrial; Safety & Construction, and Non-Core. The Electronics & Imaging segment provides permanent and process chemistries for the fabrication of printed circuit boards to include laminates and substrates, electroless and electrolytic metallization solutions, as well as patterning solutions and materials and innovative metallization processes for metal finishing, decorative, and industrial applications. The Nutrition & Biosciences segment provides solutions for the global food and beverage, dietary supplements, pharma, home and personal care, energy and animal nutrition markets. The Transportation & Industrial segment engineering resins, adhesives, silicones, lubricants and parts to engineers and designers in the transportation, electronics, healthcare, industrial and consumer end-markets to enable systems solutions for demanding applications and environments. The Safety & Construction segment provides engineering products and integrated systems for a number of industries including, worker safety, water purification and separation, aerospace, energy, medical packaging and building materials. The Non-Core segment supplier of key materials for the manufacturing of photovoltaic cells and panels, including SOLAMET metallization pastes, TEDLAR backsheet materials, and FORTASUN silicone encapsulants and adhesives. The company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Wilmington, DE.

Merck & Co., Inc. Pharmaceuticals - Kenilworth, NJ

Merck & Co., Inc. , d.b.a. Merck Sharp & Dohme, MSD outside the United States and Canada, is an American pharmaceutical company and is one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world.

Ultrapar Participaçoes SA Wholesale: Raw Materials - São Paulo, Brazil

Ultrapar Participaçoes SA engages in the distribution and retail services including, fuel; liquefied petroleum gas (LPG); retail pharmacy; specialty chemicals, and liquid bulk storage businesses. It operates through the following segments: Ultragaz, Ipiranga, Oxiteno, Ultracargo, Extrafarma, and Others. The Ultragaz segment distributes LPG to residential, commercial, and industrial consumers. The Ipiranga segment operates the distribution and marketing of gasoline, ethanol, diesel, fuel oil, kerosene, natural gas for vehicles, and lubricants and related activities. The Oxiteno segment produces ethylene oxide and its main derivatives and fatty alcohols. The Extrafarma segment trades pharmaceutical, hygiene, and beauty products. The Other segment includes the parent company and subsidiaries Serma-Associação dos Usuários de Equipamentos de Processamento de Dados e Serviços Correlatos and Imaven Imóveis Ltda. The company was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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