China (Mainland)

BASF Shanghai Pudong Innovation Park 

An integrated site with global, regional and local activities for research and development, production, sales and marketing, and functional units

Location: Gaoqiao, Pudong, Shanghai

Key milestones: 

  • Established in 1994
  • Became a wholly-owned BASF entity in 2000
  • Home to the BASF Greater China headquarters since 2012
  • Innovation Campus Shanghai established in 2012
  • Operating eight production plants and a wastewater treatment plant by end of 2018

Products: Advanced materials including Ultramid® (polyamide, PA), Ultradur® (polybutylene terephthalate, PBT), polyurethane systems, Elastollan® thermoplastics polyurethane elastomers (TPU) and Cellasto® (microcellular polyurethane), acrylic dispersions & copolymers colorants, detergent, metal complex dyes, leather auxiliaries and polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP)