BASF Ludwigshafen Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1873 and currently has an active annual capacity of 9.96mtpa. Its capacity is expected to remain the same as 9.96mtpa in 2030. The plants are operated by BASF. Buy the profile here.

Key products capacity - BASF Ludwigshafen Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include ammonia, formaldehyde, ethylene, ethylbenzene, styrene etc.

Ammonia accounts for 8.8% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 0.88mtpa.

About BASF

BASF SE (BASF) is a chemical company. It carries out the production, marketing and sales of chemicals, plastics, crop protection products, and performance products. Its product line comprises solvents, adhesives, surfactant, fuel additives, electronic chemicals, pigments, paints, food additives, fungicides, and herbicides. The company serves a wide range of industries including construction, furniture and wood, agriculture, electronics and electrical, paints and coatings, automotive, home care, nutrition, chemicals and others. BASF carries out R&D in alliance with global customers, scientists and partners. The company operates through a network of manufacturing facilities across the world. It has a presence in Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, Africa, the Middle East and North America. BASF is headquartered in Ludwigshafen, Germany.

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