BASF’s first quarter of 2019 shareholders’ meeting. BASF’s first quarter of 2019 shareholders’ meeting. Recently, BASF released the first quarter of 2019 financial report. The key financial data is as follows: sales of 16.2 billion euros (an increase of 3%) of the pre -interest tax of 1.7 billion euros (decrease 24%) of the revenue. Contributions to the field of chemical business reduction reduction in the field of agricultural solutions business are strongly performed strongly at Dr. Martin Brudermueller, Chairman of the President of the European Corporation, at the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting held at the Mannheim Rose Garden Conference Center in Germany: \”2019 In the first quarter, the sales of BASF Group increased by 3%compared with the same period last year to 16.2 billion euros. \”Compared with the first quarter of 2018, the revenue of the pre -interest tax of special projects fell 549 million euros to 1.7 billion euros. Dr. Bo Moran said: \”Just as expected, this is mainly caused by the reduction of contributions in the field of materials and chemical business. In the same period last year, due to the high profits of isocyanate and the outstanding profit performance of cracking device products, we have achieved good benefits.\” Nutrition and care and care and care and care The \”other\” business fields have also declined significantly regardless of the pre -interest taxation income of special projects, and the income of the surface treatment technology business is basically the same as that of the same period last year. Agricultural solutions and industrial solutions have increased significantly compared with the same period last year. The global economy was affected by geopolitics and trade conflicts in the first quarter of 2019, especially trade differences between China and the United States. This affects market sentiment and allows many customers to wait and see, leading to BASF Group in the major customer industry, especially the automotive industry, which has been affected by weakening demand. The price of the product decreased by 2%compared with the same period last year, which was mainly affected by the product business of isocyanate and cracking device. Surface treatment technology, agricultural solutions, and product prices in the field of industrial solution business can only be partially offset the decline in prices expected from the field of materials and chemical business. Affected by the customer’s overall ordering behavior, the sales volume of the BASF Group fell by 4%. The growth of sales mainly comes from the agricultural solution department to acquire the product portfolio effect brought by Bayer’s business and assets in August 2018. The exchange rate factor has also had a positive impact on the overall sales of various business areas. In the first quarter of 2019, special projects in the pre -interest tax income were 26 million euros, and the same period last year was 18 million euros. The special income brought by the agricultural solutions and industrial solutions in the field of asset stripping in the field of business is more than the special charges and other expenses of integration costs, restructuring measures. The revenue before the interest tax decreased by 505 million euros compared with the same period of 2018, 1.8 billion euros. The pre -tax income decreased by 520 million euros to 1.6 billion euros. The tax rate increased from 24.1%to 25.4%. Continuing the income after tax of 415 million euros after tax, which was 1.2 billion euros. Including petroleum and natural gas business have been terminatedThe after -tax income of camp activities increased by 97 million euros to 274 million euros. This is mainly due to the significant growth of sales, especially in the Russian market and the depreciation and amortization costs suspended from the group’s business in the third quarter of 2018. Net income decreased by 273 million euros to 1.4 billion euros. In the first quarter of 2019, the income per share was 1.53 euros (the first quarter of 2018: 1.83 euros). After the adjustment of special projects and intangible asset amortization is 1.65 euros (the first quarter of 2018: 1.93 euros). Confirm that the overall expectation of BASF for 2019’s global economic environment is remained unchanged: GDP increases: 2.8%of industrial production growth: 2.7%of chemical production growth: 2.7%average euro exchange rate of US dollar exchange rate: 1 euro exchange of 1.15 US dollars平均原油价格（布伦特）：每桶70美元巴斯夫确认了集团2018年报告中关于2019年销售和盈利的预期，并预计销售额和不计特殊项目的息税前收益都将略有增长，增幅In a low range of 1%to 10%. The expected capital return rate (ROCE) will be slightly higher than the cost of capital, but it will decrease compared to 2018.