Who we are

Welcome to BASF in Louisiana

Geismar. LA

BASF’s manufacturing presence in Louisiana includes operations in Geismar, North Geismar, and Vidalia.

The three BASF sites employ nearly 2,000 employees and contractors and invest nearly $300 million in the state through annual payroll, purchases, taxes and charitable contributions. BASF in Louisiana is committed to being a great place to work and an exemplary community partner.

Geismar. LA

The BASF sites in Louisiana produce chemicals that are vital to the sustainability of our economy and quality of life. Employees are committed to producing safe, clean and reliable products that are used throughout the world and in consumer items that you use around your home every day.

We are the world’s leading chemical company, with the best teams developing intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. Through science and innovation we enable our customers and partners in almost every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. And we do it all by striving to combine social responsibility and environmental protection with economic success.

The Chemical Industry and BASF: Essential to Louisiana

How important is the chemical industry and BASF to Louisiana? They are essential. To learn more,  click here.