East Africa


About BASF East Africa

BASF East Africa Ltd was established in Kenya in mid 2011. At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. 

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Through science and innovation we provide our customers with products to meet the current and future needs of business and society. You can find detailed information on our product range by looking up your industry or using our Product Finder. 
Browse our products from Agricultural solutions to home care to chemicals to nutrition. 
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Marketing Activities: The Good Coolant Campaign Kenya

Many motorists in East Africa face the challenge of engine damage as a result of vehicle overheating. Overheating can be traced back to the use of low quality or fake coolant. BASF has partnered with oil marketing companied in the region to sensitize motorist about the dangers of using coolants of dubious quality. Indeed, such coolants are nothing more than water with a dye. The campaign aims to empower the motorist with the correct information regarding coolants so that they can make informed decisions.

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BASF Annual Shareholders’ Meeting

Covid-19 and Measures

The coronavirus pandemic is currently posing major challenges to many people and also to companies. Only together can we succeed in overcoming this crisis.

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Half-Year Financial Report 2020

These pages provide information on our business development in the second quarter and first half of 2020.

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