BASF creates chemistry and has been doing so for more than 150 years. With approximately 112,000 employees, six Verbund sites and 376 additional production sites worldwide, BASF serves customers and partners in almost all countries of the world. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, BASF combines economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, BASF enables customers in almost every industry to meet current and future needs of society.