WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it is highly improbable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.
WARNING: The lobbying costs declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.
3,000,000€ - 3,249,999€
Lobbyists declared: 15.25 FTE (25)
WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.
Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 11
Meetings with European Commission: 36
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Goals / Remit
At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. More than 110,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €59 billion in 2020. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S. Further information at www.basf.com.
EU Green Deal, Circular Economy, Sustainable Finance, Energy & Climate Policy, Innovation & Research, Trade and Competition Policy, Health & Environmental Policy, Chemicals Policy, Construction, Crop Protection Policy, Biotechnology, Internal Market, Competitiveness, Industrial Policy, Social and Employment Policy
Tel: 49 621600
EU Government Relations BASF Group Rue Marie De Bourgogne 58 Rue Marie De Bourgogne 58
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BASF is among others a member of AECC, BAVC, BDA, BDI, Businesseurope, Cefic, CSR Europe, CropLife Europe, EPC, ERT, EuropaBio, Isopa, PlasticsEurope and VCI.
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Expert groups (European Commission)
Comité consultatif pour la sécurité et la santé sur le lieu de travail#X01211#ENGEL Stefan #http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=1211 #Alternate Member #B#Industry#Commission operational expert group of the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials #E03392#http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=3392 #Member #C#Industry#Environmental Footprint Technical Advisory Board#E03710#http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=groupDetail.groupDetail&groupID=3710 #Member #C#Industry
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Meetings with European Commission36 meetings found.
The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.
- 24 Mar 2021 - Commissioner Thierry Breton - Commissioner Breton meeting with CEOs from Energy Intensive Industries on Industrial strategy & fit for 55. (DG Internal Market)
- 07 Jan 2021 - Michael Hager - RRF (DG An Economy that Works for People)
- 07 Dec 2020 - Sarah Nelen Riccardo Maggi Damyana Stoynova - CCSU project Port of Antwerp (DG European Green Deal)
- 13 Nov 2020 - Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič - BASF ground-breaking ceremony (DG Energy Union)
- 13 Nov 2020 - Adam Romanowski - BASF ground-breaking ceremony (DG Energy Union)
- 05 Nov 2020 - Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans - Decarbonisation; chemical strategy for sustainability (DG European Green Deal)
- 13 Oct 2020 - Michael Hager - Trade policy (DG An Economy that Works for People)
- 12 Oct 2020 - Damyana Stoynova Sarah Nelen - CCSU project in the port of Antwerp (DG European Green Deal)
- 28 Jul 2020 - Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis - Presentation of the Value Balancing Alliance and BASF’s Value-to-Society accounting; Presentation of environmental accounting and its wider adoption in the industry; Revision of Non-Financial Reporting Directive (DG An Economy that Works for People)
- 03 Jul 2020 - Louise Groenfeldt - To discuss ETS guidelines (DG A Europe Fit for the Digital Age)
- 27 May 2020 - Maria Elena Scoppio - EU ETS State Aid Guidelines on indirect cost compensation (DG Economy)
- 11 May 2020 - Commissioner Thierry Breton - Discussion on the impact of COVID-19 (DG Internal Market)
- 07 Jan 2020 - Diederik Samsom Antoine Colombani - European Green Deal and Industry (DG European Green Deal)
- 30 Apr 2019 - Commissioner Günther Oettinger - European industrial policy (DG Digital Economy)
- 22 Nov 2018 - Jan Ceyssens - taxonomy and EU IFRS (DG Euro & Financial Markets)
- 04 Sep 2018 - Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska - Alliance of Energy Intensive Industries - 2050 strategy (DG Internal Market)
- 04 Sep 2018 - Rolf Carsten Bermig - Alliance of Energy Intensive Industries - 2050 strategy (DG Internal Market)
- 27 Jun 2018 - Commissioner Günther Oettinger - Industrial Policy (DG Digital Economy)
- 23 Nov 2017 - Antonio Lowndes Marques De Araujo Vicente - Innovation Principles and Industry (DG Research)
- 24 Mar 2017 - Nathalie Chaze - Regulatory approval of plant protection products (DG Health)
- 24 Mar 2017 - Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis - Regulatory approval of plant protection products (DG Health)
- 10 Jan 2017 - Vice-President Jyrki Katainen - Innovation and Competitiveness (DG Jobs & Growth)
- 07 Dec 2016 - Nathalie Chaze - EU approval of active substances for plant protection products. Bentazone. (DG Health)
- 16 Jun 2016 - Commissioner Günther Oettinger - digitisation of industry (DG Digital Economy)
- 16 Jun 2016 - Commissioner Günther Oettinger - digitization of industry (DG Digital Economy)
- 26 May 2016 - Director-General Jos Delbeke - ETS - carbon leakage (DG Climate Action)
- 10 May 2016 - Kilian Gross - EEG Eigenstrom (DG Digital Economy)
- 03 Dec 2015 - Secretary-General Alexander Italianer - Business Europe CEO day (DG Secretariat-General)
- 03 Dec 2015 - Commissioner Carlos Moedas - Business Europe CEO day (DG Research)
- 03 Dec 2015 - Vice-President Jyrki Katainen - Business Europe CEO day (DG Jobs & Growth)
- 03 Dec 2015 - Edward Bannerman - Business Europe CEO day (DG Jobs & Growth)
- 30 Oct 2015 - Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič - creation of a network of Energy Union Business Ambassadors (DG Energy Union)
- 30 Oct 2015 - Peter van Kemseke - creation of a network of Energy Union Business Ambassadors (DG Energy Union)
- 02 Jun 2015 - Maria Da Graca Carvalho - Meeting with BASF (Mr P. Leonard & Mr W. Weber) (DG Research)
- 12 Feb 2015 - Director-General Robert Madelin - Digital Single Market, Innovation (DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology)
- 07 Jan 2015 - Director-General Dominique Ristori - European Energy Policy priorities (DG Energy)