Welcome to the Coatings Division of BASF


A world full of colors! The Coatings Division of the BASF Group develops, produces and markets a high-quality range of innovative automotive OEM coatings, automotive refinishes as well as decorative paints.


In 2016, BASF acquired Chemetall, a leading global supplier of applied surface treatments for metal, plastic and glass substrates in a wide range of industries and end markets. With this expansion in portfolio, BASF becomes a more complete solution provider for coatings.


In these web pages you will find information about us, the markets we serve and the solutions we can offer.

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