BASF acquires Brazil polyamide polymer business


With the acquisition of the polyamide (PA) polymer business of the Mazzaferro Group, BASF has established its first plastics and polyamide polymers production plant in Brazil, a BASF spokesperson told PlasticsToday.

"Until now we have imported polyamide polymers and compounded polyamide from other regions to supply our South American customers," the spokesperson said.

The BASF group has about 22 production sites in South America, nine of them in Brazil, where different products are manufactured, like pigments, dispersions, polyurethanes, catalysts, coatings and many more.
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