Vitamin A capacity to increase by 1,500 metric tons per annum
BASF has started planning for the construction of a new world-scale plant for vitamin A in Ludwigshafen, Germany. The new facility will increase BASF’s total annual production capacity of vitamin A by 1,500 metric tons. Reference value for this amount is vitamin A acetate with 2.8 million International Units. The new world-scale vitamin A plant is scheduled to come onstream in 2020.
“A new world-scale plant will empower us to even better support our customers’ growth plans with high supply reliability and superior product quality”
Saori Dubourg, President BASF Nutrition & Health