Basell is the world leader and largest producer of polypropylene and advanced polyolefins products. We are:
* A leading supplier of polyethylene and catalysts. Our polyethylene (PE.) operations are based in Europe, where Basell is the largest producer of PE. * A global leader in the development and licensing of polypropylene and polyethylene processes.
We sell products in more than 120 countries, and have joint-venture manufacturing facilities around the globe. Our research and development laboratories in Europe, North America and the Asia-Pacific region allow us to continue our long tradition of product and technology innovation.
Organised into Three Businesses
In order to continually improve our processes and extend our polyolefins portfolio, Basell has organized itself into three businesses:
*The Advanced Polyolefins Business includes polypropylene compounds and other specialty products. *Our Polyolefins Business focuses on polypropylene and polyethylene. *The Technology Business includes licensing, catalyst development and sales, R & D and new projects.
- Focus : Manufacturer
- Industry : Chemistry
News about Basell
19-Dec-2007 | manufacturing
Basell, NGC, NEC and Lurgi have entered into MOU for integrated polypropylene complex in Trinidad and Tobago
Basell, the National Gas Company of Trinidad and Tobago, Ltd. (NGC), and the National Energy Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago, Ltd. (NEC) announced that ...
03-Dec-2007 | business & finance
Solvay signs agreement to sell polypropelene compounding activity to Basell
Focusing on activities where the Group has better opportunities to create business value
15-Nov-2007 | business & finance
Basell and ConocoPhillips extend exclusive polypropylene marketing relationship
Basell and ConocoPhillips have signed a new long-term contract for Basell to exclusively market the polypropylene produced at ConocoPhillips' plant in ...
08-Nov-2007 | manufacturing
PetroChina selects Basell's Hostalen technology for two HDPE plants in China with a total capacity of 650 KT per year
PetroChina Company Ltd. has selected Basell's Hostalen technology for two new high density polyethylene plants; a 300 KT per year plant in Chengdu, Sichuan ...
22-Oct-2007 | manufacturing
Basell announces expansion of its polybutene-1 plant in The Netherlands
Basell announced that it plans to debottleneck its four year-old, 45 KT per year PB-1 plant located in Moerdijk, The Netherlands, which will increase its ...
16-Oct-2007 | manufacturing
Basell to stop producing polypropylene in Varennes, Quebec in 2008
Basell announced that it will stop producing polypropylene at its Varennes, Quebec site in April 2008. The plant is expected to continue normal operations ...
16-Aug-2007 | business & finance
Basell launches new Metocene metallocene-based polypropylene grade targeted to customer TWIM
Basell is launching a new metallocene-based Metocene polypropylene (PP) copolymer, Clyrell EM248U, and will target this material to processors of clear, ...