15 March 2011 18:55 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS)--BASF has curbed production at some of its sites in ?xml:namespace>
But BASF's Friederike Segeberg would not confirm a media report that the company drove down production at all its 27 production sites in
“Some of our sites are closed, but others, in regions that were not affected, continue to operate,” she told ICIS.
She did not specify which plants were closed.
The company expects to provide an update on its operations in
According to information on its website, BASF has about 1,600 employees in
Earlier, Germany-based pharmaceuticals and chemicals major Bayer said its plants in
The Bayer plants, located some 450-900km (280-559 miles) south-west of
Meanwhile, Bayer has given its 700 employees in
Also on Tuesday, Bayer, Dow Chemical, BHP Billiton and other firms announced millions of dollars in donations and humanitarian aid for
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