BASF's Münster site is the world's largest integrated paint manufacturing site and simultaneously the headquarters of BASF's Coatings division. We develop, produce and market innovative solutions for automotive OEM and automotive refinish coatings.
About the Site
For over 110 years, paints have been developed and produced at our site. Today, our research, development, sales and marketing competencies are also consolidated here.
"We are the largest industrial employer in the region and take our responsibility for our employees, the society and the environment very seriously. Examples are our offers for a good work-life balance, our commitment for local educational projects and our high standards in terms of quality, technology and safety."
Wolfram Schier, BASF's Director HR Management and Münster Site Manager
Facts and Figures
Automotive OEM coatings and automotive refinish coatings
are manufactured at the Münster site
427,000 square meters
is the total area of the site premises (around the size of 60 soccer fields)
With approx. 2,450 employees from 30 nations
we are one of the largest industrial employers in Münster and the region
are enrolled in training here
Working at the Site
At the Münster site, BASF offers training in eight occupations and two dual study programs. In order to help our employees successfully balance their professional and private lives, we offer support for young families, including an on-site day care center. Our collaboration with our suppliers and contractors as partners is characterized by trust.
With our ongoing research and innovation, we set the standard for eco-efficient coatings and processes. In this work, we focus at all times on safety and the reduction of both our ecological footprint and that of our customers.