The Chemicals segment consists of the Petrochemicals, Monomers and Intermediates divisions. In our integrated production facilities – our Verbund – we produce a broad range of basic chemicals and intermediates in Europe, Asia and North and South America.

New ammonia plant
The new world-scale ammonia plant in Freeport, Texas, is owned by Yara International and BASF. The plant, located at BASF’s site in Freeport, has a capacity of 750,000 metric tons of ammonia per year. The state-of-the-art facility uses a cost-efficient and sustainable production process, based on the by-product hydrogen instead of natural gas.


Broad range of basic products and specialties for sectors such as the chemical and plastics industries


Isocyanates and polyamides as well as inorganic basic products and specialties for various sectors, such as the plastics, automotive, construction and electronics industries


Most comprehensive intermediates portfolio in the world, including precursors for coatings, plastics, textile fibers and crop protection products

Last Update 15 June 2018