Agricultural Solutions

Segment Agricultural Solutions (photo)

The Agricultural Solutions segment provides innovative solutions in the areas of chemical and biological crop protection, seed treatment and water management as well as solutions for nutrient supply and plant stress. 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 of BASF Plant Science are not included in the Agricultural Solutions segment; they are reported in Other.

Key data Agricultural Solutions (in million €)

 

 

2014

2013

Change in %

Sales

 

5,446

5,227

4.2

EBITDA

 

1,297

1,375

(5.7)

Income from operations before special items

 

1,109

1,222

(9.2)

Income from operations (EBIT)

 

1,108

1,208

(8.3)