Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more

Japan
Who we are

Innovation Campus Shanghai

Innovation Campus Shanghai is the largest R&D site for BASF in the region, and serves as the global headquarters of BASF's Advanced Materials & Systems Research Technology Platform.

ZJHL1211.jpg

Overview

  • Over 700 R&D employees
  • Opened in November 2012, phase II inaugurated in November 2015
  • Automotive Application Center, Asia Pacific and Process Catalysis R&D Center inaugurated in 2019
  • Includes Asia Pacific Design Center
    • First regional design consultation center in Asia Pacific opened in May 2016
    • Hosting design-related activities for performance materials, coatings solutions, care chemicals, construction chemicals, pigments and leather chemicals
    • Assisting customers and industrial designers in the various phases of product develop¬≠ment

Research focus areas

  • Advanced Materials & Systems Research
  • Chemical Process Engineering
  • Environmental Catalysts Research
  • Functional Materials and Performance Products Development
ZJHL1082.jpg

Video: Creating Chemistry in Shanghai

BASF scientists and researchers talk about the company's recently expanded Innovation Campus Shanghai.