Chemicals & Distribution

Oqema and BASF Cooperate on Specialty Amines in Europe

Chemicals distributor Oqema has established a new partnership with BASF on its specialty amines portfolio in the regions DACH, Benelux, Eastern Europe, and UK / Ireland, effective Jul. 1, 2022, thus expanding their cooperation that has existed for more than two decades.

“We are delighted about the new partnership with our long-term partner BASF. This will give us the opportunity for joint growth and to offer our customers an extended specialty product portfolio and strengthen our position in the market," says Tobias Hinz, Oqema’s Head of Technical Applications.

“Our joint goal is to grow in the upcoming years by leveraging our mutual strengths. Our partner Oqema helps us to manage complexity in supply chain and customer service, which allows us to focus. We are convinced, that this new and higher level of cooperation opens plenty of new business opportunities for BASF’s Specialty Amines portfolio and beyond,” added Michael Limbach, Director Sales Specialty Amines Europe, BASF.

BASF’s Intermediates division develops, produces, and markets a comprehensive portfolio of more than 600 intermediates around the world. Its most important product groups include amines, diols, polyalcohols, acids and specialties.



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