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BASF to Expand Additives Plant in China

15.05.2024 -

BASF is to invest in the expansion of its advanced additives plant at Nanjing, China. The expansion includes a state-of-the-art production line for the company’s high...


IPP to Market BASF Ammonia, Methanol, and Melamine Plants in Germany

07.05.2024 -

BASF and International Process Plants (IPP), a global broker of process plants and equipment, have entered an agreement to market three recently abandoned ammonia...


BASF and Vattenfall Acquire 49% of Nordlicht Wind Farms

23.04.2024 -

BASF has purchased a 49% stake in Vattenfall's Nordlicht 1 and 2 wind farms. The Nordlicht project, the largest offshore wind farm project for Vattenfall to date with a...


BASF, SABIC, and Linde Start up Demo Plant for Large-Scale Electric Steam Crackers

18.04.2024 -

On Wednesday, BASF, SABIC, and Linde have inaugurated the world’s first demonstration plant for large-scale electrically heated steam cracking furnaces. Following three...


BASF Divests Two Joint Ventures in Korla, China

15.02.2024 -

In the fourth quarter of 2023, BASF initiated the process to sell its shares in the two joint ventures BASF Markor Chemical Manufacturing (Xinjiang) and Markor Meiou...


BASF: Kamieth Will Become CEO, Maas-Brunner Leaves

21.12.2023 -

BASF has initiated its next management change. Markus Kamieth will become Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors at the end of April 2024, succeeding Martin...


BASF Completes Geismar Specialty Amines Expansion

13.12.2023 -

BASF has completed its capacity expansion for key specialty amines manufactured at its US site in Geismar, Louisiana. The project, announced in June 2022, allows the...


Heidelberg University and BASF Continue Catalysis Research Project CaRLa

08.12.2023 -

BASF and Heidelberg University have signed an agreement to continue the joint operation of the Catalysis Research Laboratory (CaRLa) for another five years until 2028...


BASF Expands Ethylene Oxide Complex in Antwerp

17.10.2023 -

BASF invested over €500 million to increase its production capacity by 400,000 metric tons per year. The expansion includes a world-scale ethylene oxide plant and...


BASF to Expand Dispersants Production in Turkey

18.08.2023 -

BASF plans to set up a new production plant at its Dilovasi, Turkey location, doubling its production capacity for water-soluble dispersants based on acrylic acid.


BASF and Huntsman Reorganize MDI Production in Caojing

01.08.2023 -

BASF, Huntsman and their Chinese partners in the joint venture Shanghai Lianheng Isocyanate Co (SLIC) complete the planned separation of their joint MDI production in...


BASF and Mingyang Plan Offshore Wind Farm in China

25.07.2023 -

German chemical giant BASF and Chinese wind turbine manufacturer Mingyang Smart Energy have set up a joint venture (JV) to develop, build and operate an offshore wind...


BASF Expanding APGs at two Production Sites

07.06.2023 -

To meet growing global demand, BASF is expanding output of global alkyl polyglucosides (APGs) at Bangpakong, Thailand, and Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. The group also produces...


BASF Kicks off Final US Expansion Round for MDI

20.07.2022 -

BASF has kicked off the third and final round of its expansion project for polyurethanes precursor MDI at Geismar, Louisiana.


BASF to Build Battery Recycling Plant at Schwarzheide

23.06.2022 -

German chemical giant BASF has announced it will build a commercial scale battery recycling black mass plant in at its Schwarzheide, Germany, site, strengthening the...

Strategy & Management

Will BASF Turn to Pig Farming? Not quite, but …

11.08.2020 -

Why BASF Venture Capital is investing in SmartAHC, a supplier of digitalization solutions for pig farming on the Chinese market.


EU OKs BASF Purchase of Cognis, Conditionally

02.12.2010 - German chemical industry leader BASF won conditional European Union regulatory approval on Tuesday for its 3.1 billion Euro purchase of smaller peer Cognis to reinforce its...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Hot Melt Extrusion Technology (HME)

13.09.2010 - Modern Manufacturing - HME has been on a successful path in the pharmaceutical industry for solubilization and bioavailability enhancement, particularly regarding poorly soluble...



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