At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future.
We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. More than 111,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio comprises six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. Further information can be found at www.basf.com.
BASF in the Middle East
BASF has been active in the Middle East for more than a century, supplying and customizing its solutions for almost every industry, mainly construction, chemicals & plastics, oil & gas, energy & resources, water, consumer goods, agriculture, and the feed and food industry.
During this time, we have established our presence in seven countries, namely Egypt, Iran, Jordan, Oman, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates with offices in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, and a manufacturing site in Bahrain. BASF’s Dubai office serves as the Middle East Regional Head Office and Service Platform.
With close to 300 employees in the region, BASF works cohesively to meet the local market demands towards its corporate purpose to “create chemistry for a sustainable future”. Further information can be found at BASF – United Arab Emirates.
We do so by creating chemistry for our customers and by making the best use of available resources. To optimize our contribution to a sustainable future, we measure the overall impact of economic, environmental and social aspects of our business activities.
Climate change is the biggest challenge of our time, we thus aim to achieve net zero CO2 emissions by 2050. To achieve this, we become more efficient in our production and energy usage, we will increase our use of renewable energies and we will accelerate the development and deployment of new CO2-free processes for the production of chemicals.