At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 122,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions.
In Japan, we have been a committed partner to local industry since 1888. BASF operates 23 production sites in Japan, including 16 admixture plants of the construction chemicals division. In addition, BASF maintains a strong research and development presence in Japan, with facilities in Amagasaki, Yokohama, Chigasaki, and Naruto.
|Company name||BASF Japan Ltd.|
|Representative Director and President||Hiroki Ishida|
OVOL Nihonbashi Building 3F, 3-4-4 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0022
TEL：03-5290-3000 / FAX：03-5290-3333
Petrochemicals, Intermediates, Performance Materials, Monomers, Dispersions & Pigments, Performance Chemicals, Catalysts, Coatings, Construction Chemicals, Nutrition & Health,
Care Chemicals, Agricultural Solutions
|Production site||Yokohama/Kanagawa, Koga/Ibaraki, Yokkaichi/Mie,and 16 admixture plants of Construction Chemicals|
|R&D||Amagasaki/Hyogo, Chigasaki・Yokohama/Kanagawa, Koga/Ibaraki, Chiba/Sanmu, Yokkaichi/Mie|
|Established||12 October, 1949|
|Sales to Third Parties in Market Japan 2018：233.5 billion yen (1,792 Millions of Euro)
Number of Employees：1,138 (as of December 31, 2018)
* The accumulation of sales in Euro monthly converted into JPY at the exchange rate of reporting month.
BASF Metals Japan Ltd.
BASF Colors & Effects Japan Ltd.
Share BASF 100%
BASF Idemitsu Co., Ltd.
TEL：03-5290-2400 / FAX：03-5290-2410
|Group Companies||BASF TODA Battery Materials LLC (website)
Shinagawa Grand Central Tower 6F 2-16-4 Konan Minato-ku Tokyo
TEL：03-6451-4660 / FAX：03-6451-4650
Ownership BASF 66%、TODA KOGYO CORP. 34%
Production site Sanyo-Onoda/Yamaguchi, Kita-kyushu/Fukuoka
Business Cathode materials including Nickel Cobalt Aluminum Oxide (NCA) and Nickel Cobalt Manganese (NCM)
Pozzolith Solutions Ltd.
|Group Companies||BASF INOAC Polyurethanes, Ltd. (website)
1-196, Kawada-Aza-Hongudo, Shinshiro-shi, Aichi 441-1347
TEL：0536-23-5511 / FAX：0536-23-0300
Share BASF 50%, INOAC Corporation 50%
Production site Shinshiro/Aichi
Business Polyurethane systems, elastomers and urethane basic material
|Group Companies||N.E. Chemcat Corporation (website)
World Trade Center Bldg. 24F, 2-4-1, Hamamatsu-cho, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-6124
TEL：03-3435-5490 / FAX：03-3435-5484
Share BASF 50%, Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd. 50%
Production site Numazu/Shizuoka, Bando/Ibaraki
R&D Numazu/Shizuoka, Bando/Ibaraki
Business Manufacture and sale of Various Catalysts, Precious metal recovery and refining