Business review by segment

Overview

Segment overview (in million €)

 

 

Sales

Income from operations before depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)

Income from operations (EBIT) before special items

 

 

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

1

Information on the composition of Other can be found in the Notes to the Consolidated Financial Statements.

2

Additions to property, plant and equipment (thereof from acquisitions: €1,001 million in 2014 and €1,511 million in 2013) and intangible assets (thereof from acquisitions: €732 million in 2014 and €1,158 million in 2013)

Chemicals

 

16,968

16,994

3,212

2,956

2,367

2,182

Performance Products

 

15,433

15,534

2,232

1,987

1,455

1,365

Functional Materials & Solutions

 

17,725

17,252

1,678

1,498

1,197

1,070

Agricultural Solutions

 

5,446

5,227

1,297

1,375

1,109

1,222

Oil & Gas

 

15,145

14,776

2,626

3,149

1,795

1,856

Other1

 

3,609

4,190

(2)

(533)

(566)

(618)

 

 

74,326

73,973

11,043

10,432

7,357

7,077

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Income from operations (EBIT)

Assets

Investments2

 

 

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

Chemicals

 

2,396

2,086

12,498

10,908

2,085

1,958

Performance Products

 

1,417

1,100

14,502

13,614

849

1,497

Functional Materials & Solutions

 

1,150

1,027

12,987

11,899

650

611

Agricultural Solutions

 

1,108

1,208

7,857

6,777

391

324

Oil & Gas

 

1,688

2,403

13,686

11,855

3,162

3,167

Other1

 

(133)

(664)

9,829

9,151

148

169

 

 

7,626

7,160

71,359

64,204

7,285

7,726

Contributions by segment

Contributions to total sales by segment
Contributions to total sales by segment (bar chart)
Contributions to EBITDA by segment
Contributions to EBITDA by segment (bar chart)
EBIT before special items by segment (in million €)
EBIT before special items by segment (bar chart)

Development by quarter

Sales1 (in million €)

 

 

1st quarter

2nd quarter

3rd quarter

4th quarter

 

 

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

1

Quarterly results not audited

2

Information on the composition of Other can be found in the Notes to the Consolidated Financial Statements.

Chemicals

 

4,398

4,396

4,298

4,183

4,201

4,224

4,071

4,191

Performance Products

 

3,872

3,880

3,924

4,032

3,919

3,939

3,718

3,683

Functional Materials & Solutions

 

4,236

4,181

4,518

4,503

4,527

4,439

4,444

4,129

Agricultural Solutions

 

1,653

1,556

1,666

1,727

1,018

1,054

1,109

890

Oil & Gas

 

4,276

4,660

3,194

2,836

3,670

3,130

4,005

4,150

Other2

 

1,077

1,065

855

1,072

977

947

700

1,106

 

 

19,512

19,738

18,455

18,353

18,312

17,733

18,047

18,149

Income from operations (EBIT) before special items1 (in million €)

 

 

1st quarter

2nd quarter

3rd quarter

4th quarter

 

 

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

1

Quarterly results not audited

2

Information on the composition of Other can be found in the Notes to the Consolidated Financial Statements.

Chemicals

 

601

650

570

495

616

527

580

510

Performance Products

 

427

379

435

394

376

376

217

216

Functional Materials & Solutions

 

311

239

356

293

310

300

220

238

Agricultural Solutions

 

510

498

433

485

43

172

123

67

Oil & Gas

 

466

602

546

353

436

399

347

502

Other2

 

(203)

(182)

(328)

(217)

(7)

(105)

(28)

(114)

 

 

2,112

2,186

2,012

1,803

1,774

1,669

1,459

1,419

Income from operations (EBIT)1 (in million €)

 

 

1st quarter

2nd quarter

3rd quarter

4th quarter

 

 

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

2014

2013

1

Quarterly results not audited

2

Information on the composition of Other can be found in the Notes to the Consolidated Financial Statements.

Chemicals

 

600

650

536

494

615

442

645

500

Performance Products

 

414

367

454

344

366

322

183

67

Functional Materials & Solutions

 

311

240

351

283

311

292

177

212

Agricultural Solutions

 

510

492

433

485

43

168

122

63

Oil & Gas

 

597

602

499

352

434

564

158

885

Other2

 

(211)

(210)

(340)

(214)

(27)

(129)

445

(111)

 

 

2,221

2,141

1,933

1,744

1,742

1,659

1,730

1,616

EBIT before special items BASF Group by quarter1 (in million €)
EBIT before special items BASF Group by quarter (bar chart)

1 Quarterly results not audited