BASF first for SE status

Gibson, Jane; Williams, Dede
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/5/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 56, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of chemical company BASF to trade in its German Aktiengesellschaft status to become a European company. The author states that BASF will be the first chemical company to make the move and could benefit from significant administrative and legal cost-savings under European law. The author added that the firm will propose the changes, which must be approved by its shareholders.


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