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Overview

Lobbying Costs

3,000,000€ - 3,499,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

16.75 Fte (27)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

25

High-level Commission meetings

37

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    BASF SE

    EU Transparency Register

    7410939793-88 First registered on 16 Dec 2008

    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.

    Main EU files targeted

    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

    Address

    Head Office
    Carl-Bosch-Str. 38
    Ludwigshafen 67056
    GERMANY
    EU Office
    Rue Marie de Bourgogne 58
    Brussel 1000
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    27

    Employment timeLobbyists
    75%13
    50%14

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    16.75

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    25 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 04 Oct 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Antoine BLANC 20 Sep 2022 19 Sep 2023
    Mr Benjamin NUMMERT 08 Sep 2022 07 Sep 2023
    Mr Alexander VAN HULLE 07 Sep 2022 06 Sep 2023
    Mr Ewen CHESNEL 16 Jul 2022 14 Jul 2023
    Ms Veronique DE WAELE 16 Jul 2022 14 Jul 2023
    Mr Paul LEONARD 16 Jul 2022 14 Jul 2023
    Ms Perrine Ethuin 30 Jun 2022 29 Jun 2023
    Mr Caio LOBO 18 Jun 2022 16 Jun 2023
    Mr Caio Salame Lobo 18 Jun 2022 16 Jun 2023
    Mr Younousse SAÏDI 03 Jun 2022 02 Jun 2023
    Mr Andrea Boccuni 03 Jun 2022 02 Jun 2023
    Mr Ferenc DEMENDI 08 Apr 2022 07 Apr 2023
    Ms Migle Kotryna BLUSEVICIUTE 06 Apr 2022 05 Apr 2023
    Ms Jenna LUCHMAN 19 Mar 2022 17 Mar 2023
    Mr Jonathan CROZIER 05 Feb 2022 03 Feb 2023
    Ms Carolina BRUSONI 13 Jan 2022 12 Jan 2023
    Mr Lucas Fabian WIPPERT 11 Jan 2022 10 Jan 2023
    Ms Amita SANDHU 29 Oct 2021 28 Oct 2022
    Mr Tassilo GALITZ 14 Sep 2021 14 Sep 2022
    Ms Shradha Bhatnagar 14 Sep 2021 04 May 2022
    Mr Ewen CHESNEL 28 Jul 2021 27 Jul 2022
    Mr Paul LEONARD 28 Jul 2021 27 Jul 2022
    Ms Veronique DE WAELE 21 Jul 2021 20 Jul 2022
    Ms Hanna LUCZKIEWICZ 10 Jun 2021 09 Jun 2022
    Mr Younousse SAÏDI 05 Jun 2021 03 Jun 2022
    Mr Andrea Boccuni 05 Jun 2021 03 Jun 2022
    Mr Andrea Boccuni 12 Jun 2020 30 Jun 2021
    Ms Migle Kotryna BLUSEVICIUTE 15 Apr 2021 14 Apr 2022
    Mr Jonathan CROZIER 10 Feb 2021 09 Feb 2022
    Mr Lucas Fabian WIPPERT 12 Jan 2021 11 Jan 2022
    Mr Tassilo GALITZ 19 Sep 2020 30 Sep 2021
    Ms Shradha Bhatnagar 12 Sep 2020 30 Sep 2021
    Mr Paul LEONARD 18 Jul 2020 16 Jul 2021
    Ms Veronique DE WAELE 15 Jul 2020 14 Jul 2021
    Mr Quentin DE HULTS 15 Jul 2020 14 Jul 2021
    Mr Ewen CHESNEL 15 Jul 2020 14 Jul 2021
    Ms Veronique DE WAELE 10 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2020
    Ms Hanna LUCZKIEWICZ 12 Jun 2020 30 Jun 2021
    Andrea BOCCUNI 12 Jun 2020 30 Jun 2021
    Mr Younousse SAÏDI 12 Jun 2020 30 Jun 2021
    Ms Larissa ROHR 07 Mar 2020 30 Jun 2020
    Ms Catherine TRINKLE 18 Jan 2020 15 Jan 2021
    Mr Konstantin PFEIFER 04 Dec 2019 03 Mar 2020
    Mr Tassilo GALITZ 04 Oct 2019 02 Oct 2020
    Ms Shradha Bhatnagar 31 Aug 2019 31 Aug 2020
    Mr Quentin DE HULTS 31 Aug 2019 31 Aug 2020
    Mr Paul LEONARD 12 Jul 2019 10 Jul 2020
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 10 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2020
    Ms Véronique De Waele 10 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2020
    Ms Celmira Susana SOUSA 10 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2020
    Mr Taha HOSNI 10 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2020
    Ms Christine BUNTE 17 May 2019 31 May 2020
    Ms Hanna LUCZKIEWICZ 15 May 2019 14 May 2020
    Ms Catherine TRINKLE 20 Feb 2019 19 Feb 2020
    Mr Tassilo GALITZ 07 Nov 2018 06 Nov 2019
    Mr Quentin DE HULTS 05 Oct 2018 04 Oct 2019
    Ms Shradha Bhatnagar 20 Sep 2018 19 Sep 2019
    Ms Celmira Susana SOUSA 01 Sep 2018 30 Aug 2019
    Mr Paul LEONARD 08 Aug 2018 07 Aug 2019
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 08 Aug 2018 07 Aug 2019
    Ms Véronique De Waele 08 Aug 2018 07 Aug 2019
    Mr Yannick MÜLLER 08 Aug 2018 30 Nov 2018
    Ms Hanna LUCZKIEWICZ 13 Jun 2018 12 Jun 2019
    Ms Christine BUNTE 13 Jun 2018 12 Jun 2019
    Ms Catherine TRINKLE 07 Mar 2018 06 Mar 2019
    Ms Amina KUTAYFAN 11 Nov 2017 31 Jul 2018
    Mr Quentin DE HULTS 08 Nov 2017 07 Nov 2018
    Ms Celmira Susana SOUSA 20 Sep 2017 19 Sep 2018
    Ms Susanne Kuschel 08 Sep 2017 05 Sep 2018
    Mr Paul LEONARD 08 Sep 2017 05 Sep 2018
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 08 Sep 2017 07 Sep 2018
    Ms Véronique De Waele 08 Sep 2017 05 Sep 2018
    Ms Gerardine GARÇON 08 Sep 2017 05 Sep 2018
    Ms Hanna LUCZKIEWICZ 20 Jul 2017 29 Jun 2018
    Ms Christine BUNTE 20 Jul 2017 29 Jun 2018
    Mr Marvin STRAUSS 25 Apr 2017 11 Jul 2017
    Ms Catherine TRINKLE 25 Apr 2017 11 Apr 2018
    Mr Xavier LECLAIR 23 Jan 2017 12 Jan 2018
    Mr Quentin DE HULTS 04 Nov 2016 02 Nov 2017
    Ms Celmira Susana SOUSA 14 Oct 2016 12 Oct 2017
    Ms Susanne Kuschel 30 Sep 2016 20 Sep 2017
    Mr Paul LEONARD 30 Sep 2016 20 Sep 2017
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 30 Sep 2016 20 Sep 2017
    Ms Véronique De Waele 30 Sep 2016 20 Sep 2017
    Mr Jonathan Vanherberghen 30 Sep 2016 20 Sep 2017
    Ms Dessa Langevoort 30 Sep 2016 20 Sep 2017
    Ms Gerardine GARÇON 30 Sep 2016 20 Sep 2017
    Ms Silvia TAJBLIKOVA 05 Sep 2016 01 Mar 2017
    Mr Paul LEONARD 21 Oct 2015 19 Oct 2016
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 21 Oct 2015 19 Oct 2016
    Ms Véronique De Waele 21 Oct 2015 19 Oct 2016
    Mr Jonathan Vanherberghen 21 Oct 2015 19 Oct 2016
    Ms Dessa Langevoort 21 Oct 2015 19 Oct 2016
    Ms Susanne Kuschel 10 Oct 2015 05 Oct 2016
    Ms Gerardine GARÇON 06 Oct 2015 02 Oct 2016
    Ms Victoria Kuznetsova 19 May 2015 13 May 2016
    Ms Susanne Kuschel 28 Oct 2014 24 Oct 2015
    Ms Véronique De Waele 18 Nov 2014 14 Nov 2015
    Ms Natascha Waltke 29 Jul 2014 25 Jul 2015
    Ms Dessa Langevoort 26 Nov 2014 24 Nov 2015
    Mr Tobias Steinmann 21 Jan 2015 19 Jan 2016
    Mr Paul LEONARD 18 Dec 2014 16 Dec 2015
    Mr Jonathan Vanherberghen 26 Nov 2014 24 Nov 2015
    Mrs Dessa Langevoort 26 Nov 2014 24 Nov 2015
    Mrs Véronique DE WAELE 18 Nov 2014 14 Nov 2015
    Mrs Susanne KUSCHEL 28 Oct 2014 24 Oct 2015
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 23 Oct 2014 21 Oct 2015
    Mrs Celmira Susana Sousa 22 Aug 2014 14 Jan 2015
    Mrs Natascha Waltke 29 Jul 2014 25 Jul 2015
    Mr Philippe Baudoin 11 Jun 2014 06 Jun 2015
    Mr Paul LEONARD 24 Jan 2014 22 Jan 2015
    Mr Tobias Steinmann 23 Jan 2014 21 Jan 2015
    Mrs Véronique DE WAELE 24 Dec 2013 20 Dec 2014
    Mr Jonathan Vanherberghen 06 Dec 2013 04 Dec 2014
    Mrs Dessa Langevoort 06 Dec 2013 04 Dec 2014
    Mrs Asta Blazyte 27 Nov 2013 25 Dec 2013
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 26 Oct 2013 24 Oct 2014
    Mrs Susanne KUSCHEL 24 Oct 2013 22 Oct 2014
    Mr Tobias Steinmann 26 Feb 2013 20 Feb 2014
    Mr Paul LEONARD 26 Feb 2013 22 Feb 2014
    Mr Geoff Mackey 25 Jan 2013 30 Jun 2013
    Mrs Véronique DE WAELE 22 Dec 2012 13 Dec 2013
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 19 Dec 2012 13 Dec 2013
    Mr Xavier LECLAIR 12 Dec 2012 07 Dec 2013
    Mrs Susanne KUSCHEL 12 Dec 2012 07 Dec 2013
    Mr Tobias Steinmann 04 Sep 2012 13 Feb 2013
    Mr Paul LEONARD 06 Feb 2012 28 Feb 2013
    Mrs Véronique DE WAELE 17 Jan 2012 31 Dec 2012
    Mr Wolfgang WEBER 17 Jan 2012 31 Dec 2012
    Mr Xavier LECLAIR 23 Jan 2012 31 Oct 2012

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories

    Category

    Companies & groups

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    BASF is among others a member of Ambrosetti, EPC, AECC, BAVC, BDA, BDI, Businesseurope, Cefic, CSR Europe, CropLife Europe, EPC, ERT, PlasticsEurope, EuropaBio, Isopa and VCI.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    3,000,000€ - 3,499,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Comité consultatif pour la sécurité et la santé sur le lieu de travail#X01211#ENGEL Stefan #https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=1211 #Alternate Member #B#Industry#Environmental Footprint Technical Advisory Board#E03710#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3710 #Member #C#Industry

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    37 meetings found. Download meetings

    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.

    • Date 19 May 2022 Location videoconference
      Subject Discussion on security of supply, diversification and energy prices.
      Commission
      • Ditte Juul Jørgensen (Director-General)
    • Date 08 Sep 2021 Location Brussels
      Subject Substainable Corporate Governance, Fit for 55
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Didier Reynders
      Portfolio Justice
      Commission
      • Didier Reynders (Commissioner)
      • Lucrezia Busa (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 24 Mar 2021 Location Videoconference
      Subject Commissioner Breton meeting with CEOs from Energy Intensive Industries on Industrial strategy & fit for 55.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Joan Canton (Cabinet member)
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 07 Jan 2021 Location Video conferencing
      Subject RRF
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      Commission
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
    • Date 07 Dec 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject CCSU project Port of Antwerp
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Damyana Stoynova (Cabinet member)
      • Riccardo Maggi (Cabinet member)
      • Sarah Nelen (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 Nov 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject BASF ground-breaking ceremony
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Portfolio Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight
      Commission
      • Maroš Šefčovič (Vice-President)
      • Adam Romanowski (Cabinet member)
    • Date 05 Nov 2020 Location Brussels - video conference
      Subject Decarbonisation; chemical strategy for sustainability
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (Executive Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 13 Oct 2020 Location Video conferencing
      Subject Trade policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      Commission
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
    • Date 12 Oct 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject CCSU project in the port of Antwerp
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Sarah Nelen (Cabinet member)
      • Damyana Stoynova (Cabinet member)
    • Date 31 Jul 2020 Location Brussels - Belgium
      Subject The State of the Union in 2020 - The Digital Transition at the core of Europe's Recovery - [Via Webex]
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Ursula von der Leyen
      Portfolio President
      Commission
      • Anthony Whelan (Cabinet member)
      • Per Haugaard (Cabinet member)
      • Fernando Sampedro Marcos (Cabinet member)
      • Nicole Dewandre (Cabinet member)
      • Maria Luisa Cabral (Cabinet member)
      • Valeria Miceli (Cabinet member)
      • Mary Veronica Tovsak Pleterski (Cabinet member)
      • Olivier Smith (Cabinet member)
      • Bjoern Seibert (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 28 Jul 2020 Location videocall
      Subject 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
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      Commission
      • Valdis Dombrovskis (Executive Vice-President)
    • Date 03 Jul 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject To discuss ETS guidelines
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Commission
      • Louise Groenfeldt (Cabinet member)
    • Date 27 May 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject EU ETS State Aid Guidelines on indirect cost compensation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni
      Portfolio Economy
      Commission
      • Maria Elena Scoppio (Cabinet member)
    • Date 11 May 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Discussion on the impact of COVID-19
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Gaelle Garnier (Cabinet member)
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 07 Jan 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject European Green Deal and Industry
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Commission
      • Antoine Colombani (Cabinet member)
      • Diederik Samsom (Cabinet member)
    • Date 30 Apr 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject European industrial policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Günther Oettinger
      Portfolio Budget &amp; Human Resources
      Commission
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
    • Date 22 Nov 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject taxonomy and EU IFRS
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio Euro and Social Dialogue, also in charge of Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Commission
      • Jan Ceyssens (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 26 Oct 2018 Location Amsterdam
      Subject Discussion about Plastics Strategy, Circular economy
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 04 Sep 2018 Location BERL
      Subject Alliance of Energy Intensive Industries - 2050 strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Commission
      • Rolf Carsten Bermig (Cabinet member)
      • Elżbieta Bieńkowska (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 04 Sep 2018 Location Berlaymont
      Subject Sustainable Development Goals
      Commission
      • Ann Mettler (Director-General)
    • Date 27 Jun 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Industrial Policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Günther Oettinger
      Portfolio Budget &amp; Human Resources
      Commission
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
    • Date 23 Nov 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Innovation Principles and Industry
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Antonio Lowndes Marques De Araujo Vicente (Cabinet member)
    • Date 24 Mar 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Regulatory approval of plant protection products
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis
      Portfolio Health &amp; Food Safety
      Commission
      • Vytenis Andriukaitis (Commissioner)
      • Nathalie Chaze (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Jan 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Innovation and Competitiveness
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Commission
      • Jyrki Katainen (Vice-President)
    • Date 07 Dec 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject EU approval of active substances for plant protection products. Bentazone.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis
      Portfolio Health &amp; Food Safety
      Commission
      • Nathalie Chaze (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject digitisation of industry
      Commission
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
    • Date 16 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject digitization of industry
      Commission
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
    • Date 26 May 2016 Location Antwerp
      Subject ETS - carbon leakage
      Commission
      • Jos Delbeke (Director-General)
    • Date 10 May 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject EEG Eigenstrom
      Commission
      • Kilian Gross (Cabinet member)
    • Date 03 Dec 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Business Europe CEO day
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Commission
      • Edward Bannerman (Cabinet member)
      • Jyrki Katainen (Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 Dec 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Business Europe CEO day
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Carlos Moedas (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 Dec 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Business Europe CEO day
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 Dec 2015 Location Brussels - Belgium
      Subject Business Europe CEO day
      Commission
      • Alexander Italianer (Secretary-General)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 30 Oct 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject creation of a network of Energy Union Business Ambassadors
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič
      Portfolio Energy Union
      Commission
      • Maroš Šefčovič (Vice-President)
      • Peter van Kemseke (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 02 Jun 2015 Location Berlaymont
      Subject Meeting with BASF (Mr P. Leonard & Mr W. Weber)
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Maria Da Graca Carvalho (Cabinet member)
    • Date 12 Feb 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Single Market, Innovation
      Commission
      • Robert Madelin (Director-General)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 07 Jan 2015 Location N/A
      Subject European Energy Policy priorities
      Commission
      • Dominique Ristori (Director-General)
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