BASF build tert.-Butylamine plant in Nanjing

BASF to build tert.-Butylamine plant in Nanjing

10:49 PM, 24th October 2011
BASF to build tert.-Butylamine plant in Nanjing
BASF headquarters in Germany.


NANJING/JI’NING, CHINA: BASF will build a production plant to produce tert.-Butylamine (tBA) in Nanjing, China. The facility will be wholly-owned by BASF and will benefit from the integrated production system of BASF-YPC Co Ltd. Production is scheduled to begin in 2013. Located at the Nanjing Chemical industry park, the new tBA plant will have an annual capacity of 10,000 tonne and will mainly supply to the rubber chemicals and tire industry in China.

Additionally, BASF and Ji’Ning Hock Mining & Engineering Equipment Co Ltd (Hock) will form BASF Hock Mining Chemical (China) Co Ltd. BASF takes a 75 per cent majority stake in the venture. The company will continue Hock’s existing business activities in the field of chemical injection and cavity filling products for coal mining and other underground applications.

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