BASF in Texas includes 8 sites along the Gulf Coast, 1 near Dallas and a business center in Houston
The BASF site in Freeport, Texas, was founded in 1958, becoming BASF Corporation’s first chemical manufacturing site outside of Europe. Today, the Freeport site is joined by seven other production sites along the Texas Gulf Coast, one near Dallas, a major business center in Houston as well as lab services, sales offices and other functions dotting the Texas horizon. Together, the BASF Texas presence represents almost 2,000 BASF employees, who work side by side with another 1500-plus contractors. Our products range from concrete construction materials, to ibuprofen, fertilizer, paints, solvents, plastics and more. The BASF sites in Texas take pride in operating our facilities in the safest, most efficient and environmentally sound manner possible while bringing quality products to our customers and the world.
All the BASF Texas locations are part of the BASF Corporation, which is headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, and is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has more than 17,500 employees in North America, and had sales of $16.2 billion in 2016. For more information about BASF’s North American operations, visit www.basf.us.
At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 114,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas. BASF generated sales of about €58 billion in 2016. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (BAS). Further information at www.basf.com.
The BASF Corporation offers a variety of employment opportunities that provide economic value to our employees, their families and in turn, to our communities.
In addition, the BASF Corporation supports numerous Texas-based non-profit organizations and participates in hundreds of events each year that provide needed services to our communities. Employees spend countless hours of company-approved volunteer time working to better the communities in which we work and live.