16 January 2012 12:10 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--BASF will move its Plant Science division’s headquarters from ?xml:namespace>
The company said the transfer of functions will happen at some time this year, although exact dates were not given.
Research and development activities for BASF Plant Science will be concentrated mainly in
“There is still a lack of acceptance for this [plant bio-] technology in many parts of
The company also plans to close its sites in
Currently 157 employees work for BASF Plant Science in Limburgerhof, 57 people work in Gatersleben and six in
Although it is planned that BASF will retain 11 employees at the current Plant Science headquarters in
“We regret that we are losing these high-quality jobs in
The activities of BASF's Crop Protection division in Limburgerhof are not affected, the company said.
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