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About BASF


The Chemical Company

BASF is the world’s leading chemical company – The Chemical Company.

With about 113,000 employees, six Verbund sites and approximately 380 additional production sites worldwide, we serve customers and partners in almost all countries of the world.

We combine economic success, social responsibility and environmental protection. Through science and innovation we enable our customers in almost all industries to meet the current and future needs of society.

Our products and system solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring healthy food and nutrition and helping to improve quality of life.

We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.

BASF’s Business Segments

We create products as diverse and varied as chemistry itself.


Monomers, Petrochemicals, Intermediates

Agricultural Products & Nutrition

Crop Protection

Functional Materials & Solutions

Catalysts, Construction Chemicals, Coatings, Performance Materials

Performance Products

Dispersions & Pigments, Care Chemicals, Nutrition & Health, Paper Chemicals, Performance Chemicals

Oil & Gas

Exploration, Production

BASF Asia Pacific

Originated from Germany, BASF - The Chemical Company has a rich and long history in Asia Pacific for over 125 years. Over the years, BASF has developed into a leading global chemical company producing a comprehensive range of chemical products.

In Asia Pacific, we have a production network with more than 100 sites, customers in more than 16 countries and more than 18,000 employees engaging in the development, manufacturing and sale of a wide range of products for agricultural products and nutrition, colorants and finishing products, chemicals, and plastics and fibers for numerous applications in almost all industries.

BASF coordinates its businesses in Asia Pacific via two regional headquarters in Singapore and Hong Kong. BASF operates in 15 countries across six sub-regions in Asia Pacific. These sub-regions include:

Greater China - Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan

ASEAN - Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Singapore


South Korea

South Asia - Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka

Australia/New Zealand

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