BASF expands production capacity at its automotive refinish facility in Jiangmen, Guangdong
● Annual production capacity will reach 30,000 tons
● Support the growth of the automotive market in China and the rest of Asia
In July this year, BASF Coatings (Guangdong) Co., Ltd. in Jiangmen City, Guangdong Province expanded its production capacity for automotive refinish coatings. This month, with the completion of the expansion project series, the production site’s annual production capacity for automotive refinish paints will be increased to 30,000 tons. The expansion will allow BASF to continue working closely with its customers, while also significantly strengthening BASF’s position as a leading supplier of innovative coatings to the automotive industry in China and the rest of Asia.
Dr. Jianfeng Lou, Chairman and President of BASF Greater China, said: “The expansion of our automotive refinish coating capacity will allow us to better respond to the growing demand in the Chinese automotive market. This demonstrates our commitment to our customers: increasing local production, Respond more quickly to the needs of Chinese customers. This will also strengthen BASF’s leading and reliable position in the eyes of customers.”
Zhengyu Zhao, Senior Vice President of BASF’s Asia Pacific Coatings Business Unit, added: “The demand for automotive refinish paints in the Chinese market is growing steadily, and it is imperative to have advanced production facilities locally. Through this expansion, BASF will leverage its innovative strength and Stable supply to better support our customers in the automotive industry.”
Since 2018, BASF Coatings (Guangdong) Co., Ltd. has been recognized by Jiangmen Ecological Environment Bureau for its performance and contribution in the field of environmental protection, and has been awarded the annual municipal “Green Enterprise” title.
BASF Coatings (Guangdong) Co., Ltd. provides a comprehensive automotive coating product portfolio and solutions for the commercial vehicle and automotive aftermarket, including primers, primers, basecoats, varnishes, topcoats, hardeners, thinners, fast Dry additives and port additives, etc.