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Welcome to BASF in Bahrain

BASF companies supply raw materials to most industries in Bahrain including chemicals, energy and resources, plastics, construction, and consumer goods. Bahrain is also home to BASF Plastic Additives Middle East W.L.L., the leading production plant of plastic additives in the Middle East region. 


BASF in Bahrain

BASF is a leading supplier, manufacturer, and innovation partner of plastic additives. BASF Plastic Additives Middle East (PAME) is part of the global plastic additives production network.

About Bahrain

BASF works closely with Bahrain’s government to explore opportunities to enhance Bahrain’s business environment and create opportunities for economic diversification. 
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Plastic Additives

Success in plastics depends not at least on having the right plastic additives. That is why it’s important to choose a partner who can work with you to develop innovative new solutions: BASF.
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Positions at BASF PAME range from operational and leadership roles at our state-of-the-art manufacturing plant, to laboratory work and administrative positions.
Engine test bed for diesel passenger cars: Technician Agustin Felipe Angeles Navarro (left) and Test Engineer Daniel Schatz (right) monitor the results of the emissions test in front of the computer. Attached to measuring instruments computer programs register all emission values during the test. In the Hannover Engine Lab future catalyst technologies are tested on their functionality and durability under real life conditions.


We are committed to contribute to the development of our host country Bahrain by providing training and job opportunities to talented Bahraini nationals and residents. 
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BASF opened its state-of-the art plastic additives production site in Bahrain on December 12, 2012.

Alliance against plastic waste 

BASF co-founded a global alliance to advance solutions that reduce and eliminate plastic waste in the environment.
Responsible Care, our commitment to sustainability


We produce in the most efficient way possible and safely for people and the environment.

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Coronavirus and Measures at BASF

Due to the spread of the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) in Germany, BASF SE plans to conduct the company’s Annual Shareholders’ Meeting on June 18, 2020 as an entirely virtual shareholders’ meeting without the presence of shareholders.