An impressive building at Cheadle in Cheshire, not far from Manchester Airport, is the headquarters of the BASF Group in the UK.
Cheadle is the sales centre for BASF plc, a subsidiary of BASF SE, marketing a wide range of BASF products in the UK. These include construction chemicals, crop protection products, Glasurit and R-M automotive refinish paints, acrylic monomers, fine chemicals, intermediate chemicals, speciality chemicals, dispersions, and plastics.
BASF plc is an agent for BTC Europe GmbH, which is part of the pan-European sales organization of BASF focused on speciality chemicals and performance polymers.
BASF Colors & Effects UK Limited is also based in Cheadle. BASF Colors & Effects is one of the leading manufacturers of colored and effect pigments for the coatings, plastics, printing and cosmetics industry.
The Cheadle site provides a service platform for other BASF Group companies operating in the UK.