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BASF breaks ground on new automotive coatings plant in Shanghai

Thursday, 31 January 2013

The new production facility is scheduled to commence operation in early 2014 and complements the company’s existing plant in Shanghai.

Groundbreaking ceremony of BASF’s new automotive coatings plant in Shanghai. Source: BASF GmbH

Groundbreaking ceremony of BASF’s new automotive coatings plant in Shanghai. Source: BASF GmbH

BASF Shanghai Coatings Co., Ltd. broke ground today on a new automotive coatings plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Shanghai. This production facility is scheduled to commence operation in early 2014. It complements the company’s existing plant in Shanghai, which has been operating for more than 15 years.

The investment further strengthens BASF’s position as a leading coatings supplier to the automotive industry in China. "As the demand for mobility grows, so does the demand for highly efficient, sustainable solutions for the automotive industry. This investment helps demonstrate BASF’s commitment to addressing these needs and supporting the dynamic growth of China’s automotive industry a s the number one supplier from the chemical industry,” said Dr. Albert Heuser, President Asia Pacific of BASF.

"We will continue to invest and expand our automotive coatings production capacity, providing coatings solutions according to the latest and most environmental friendly manufacturing processes and technologies,” remarked Peter Fischer, Senior Vice President, Coatings Solutions Asia Pacific, BASF. BASF Shanghai Coatings Co., Ltd. is a joint venture between BASF (China) Co., Ltd. and Shanghai Coatings Co., Ltd., with more than 15 years of successful partnership.

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