BASF Zhanjiang Complex is an upcoming petrochemical complex located in Guangdong, China. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex is expected to commence commercial operations in 2028. The plants in this complex are operated by BASF. Buy the profile here.

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Details of the key upcoming projects in BASF Zhanjiang Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with some of the key upcoming plants including BASF Zhanjiang 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate (2-EHA) Plant, BASF Zhanjiang Butyl Acrylate Plant, BASF Zhanjiang Ethylene Plant, BASF Zhanjiang Neopentyl Glycol (NPG) Plant, and BASF Zhanjiang Polyethylene Plant.

The complex also includes BASF Zhanjiang Acrylic Acid Plant, BASF Zhanjiang Ethylene Glycol Plant, and BASF Zhanjiang Ethylene Oxide Plant for which the capacity information is not available/reported.

The operator details for some of the key upcoming plants are as follows:

Key products capacity - BASF Zhanjiang Complex, 2022-2030

The complex is expected to produce key products such as ethylene, polyethylene, butyl acrylate, 2-ethylhexyl acrylate (2-EHA), and neopentyl glycol (NPG).

Ethylene accounts for the majority of the total annual capacity of the complex, followed by polyethylene and butyl acrylate respectively.

About BASF

BASF Corp (BASF), a subsidiary of BASF SE, is a chemical manufacturing company. Its product portfolio includes petrochemicals, intermediates, monomers, dispersions and pigments, nutrition and health products, care chemicals, paper chemicals, performance chemicals, and catalysts, among others. BASF also provides construction chemicals, personal care ingredients, OEM coatings, surfactants biocides, polyurethanes, mobile emissions catalysts, performance materials, and crop protection products. The company serves aerospace, energy, automotive, chemical, construction, personal care, health and nutrition, electronic, pharmaceuticals, textile, and packaging sectors. BASF Corp is headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, the US.

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This content was updated on 7 February 2024

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