Last Update:
Mar. 10, 2011
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External audit and evaluation

  • Financial and non-financial information audited by KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
  • Verification also in accordance with assurance standards for sustainability reporting
  • Application level A+ for sustainability reporting confirmed by Global Reporting Initiative

Our reporting is audited by a third party. KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft has audited the BASF Group Consolidated Financial Statements and the Management’s Analysis and has approved them free of qualification. The audit of the Consolidated Financial Statements including the Notes is based on the audited financial statements of the BASF Group companies.

The audit covers financial and non-financial information and was also conducted in accordance with the International Standard on Assurance Engagements 3000, a standard for the auditing of sustainability reporting.

In 2010, BASF Group’s sustainability reporting was again recognized by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) with the highest application level A+ of the GRI Standard.
To the Auditor’s report
To the GRI Application Level Check Statement

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