BASF India Ltd. engages in the manufacturing and sale of chemicals and chemical products. It operates through the following segments: Agricultural Solutions; Materials; Industrial Solutions; Surface Technologies; Nutrition & Care; and Chemicals. The Agricultural Solutions segment focuses on crop protection division. The Materials segment consists of performance materials divisions, the monomers divisions and polyamides business. The Industrial Solutions segment includes dispersions and pigments divisions and performance chemicals divisions. The Surface Technologies segment comprises of the construction chemicals, catalysts and coatings divisions. The Nutrition & Care segment consists of the care chemicals and nutrition and health divisions. The Chemicals segment offers petrochemicals, monomers, and intermediates. The company was founded on May 13, 1943 and is headquartered in Mumbai, India.