Agricultural Solutions

Our crop protection products guard against fungal diseases, insects and weeds, increase the quality of agricultural products and secure crop yields. Our research in plant biotechnology concentrates on plants for greater efficiency in agriculture, better nutrition, and use as renewable raw materials.

Research and development expenses, sales, earnings and all other data pertaining to BASF Plant Science are not included in the Agricultural Solutions segment; they are reported in Other.

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Key data Agricultural Solutions (million €)

 

2012

2011

Change in %

Sales

4,679

4,165

12.3

EBITDA

1,182

981

20.5

Income from operations before special items

1,037

810

28.0

Income from operations (EBIT)

1,026

808

27.0