Falling prices force BASF units merger

Watts, Mark; Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that BASF is to combine its animal nutrition and human nutrition business units on November 1, 2006 as a result of falling prices and a lack of competitiveness. The company also plans to stop operations at its animal nutrition research facility in Offenbach, Germany, in 2007. BASF said the reorganisation would result in the loss of 73 jobs.


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