In Petrochemistry, separation is the first step in creating new bonds. It results in basic chemicals which are used to make many other products in the chemical industry. From the heart of the BASF Verbund, we feed the value-adding chain for a number of intermediates and end products. When separation produces new bonds, it’s because at BASF, we create chemistry.
Petrochemicals from BASF
BASF is one of the world's leading manufacturers of petrochemicals. The company's Petrochemicals division has amassed a huge amount of production and application expertise and supplies its customers with competitive and intelligent solutions. Thanks to its global presence, BASF's Petrochemicals division is represented in both the established markets in Europe and North America and the key growth regions in Asia Pacific and South America.
Heart of the Verbund
Petrochemicals is the heart of the unique BASF Verbund and the cornerstone of the petrochemicals value chain. The division produces and sells an extensive range of high-quality basic chemicals and products tailored to the specific needs of our customers.
The following product areas are part of the Petrochemicals division: