Chemetall to showcase a comprehensive product portfolio at Airshow China 2021 in Zhuhai

The Surface Treatment global business unit of BASF’s Coatings division, operating under the Chemetall brand, will participate in the China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition (Airshow China) at booth H3F5 in Zhuhai, Guangdong province on September 28 – October 3, 2021.

As a total solution provider, Chemetall will feature a fully integrated portfolio of innovative technologies, products and services for aerospace OEM (original equipment manufacturing) and MRO (maintenance, repair and operations) companies. Designed to meet aerospace customers’ demand for high productivity and efficiency, Chemetall’s solutions cover the whole production chain from machining (e.g., Tech Cool® metalworking fluids), non-destructive testing (e.g., Ardrox® magnetic testing and penetrant testing), pretreatment (e.g., Ardrox® conversion coating), painting (e.g., Ardrox® paint strippers), assembly (e.g., Naftoseal® sealants and Ardrox® AV corrosion inhibiting compounds) to maintenance (e.g., Ardrox® cleaners).

“Chemetall has been serving the aerospace industry for more than 60 years around the world. Customer satisfaction is very important to us and we are here to help our customers to counter time and cost pressure in today’s highly competitive market. With our new production site in Pinghu, Zhejiang province, we will be able to supply to our customers in a prompt manner and be more flexible in meeting their demand,” said Hailin Li, Segment Manager, Aerospace China & North Asia, Shanghai Chemetall Chemicals Co., Ltd.

Visitors can find out more from Chemetall’s experts during the show. For more details on Chemetall in Greater China, please visit or follow the WeChat account: Chemetall_China.

About BASF’s Coatings division

The Coatings division of BASF is a global expert in the development, production and marketing of innovative and sustainable automotive OEM and refinish coatings, decorative paints as well as applied surface treatments for metal, plastic and glass substrates in a wide range of industries. The portfolio is completed by the “Innovation Beyond Paint” program which aims at developing new markets and businesses. We create advanced performance solutions and drive performance, design and new applications to meet our partners’ needs all over the world. BASF shares skills, knowledge and resources of interdisciplinary and global teams for the benefit of customers by operating a collaborative network of sites in Europe, North America, South America and Asia Pacific. In 2020, the Coatings division achieved global sales of about €3.1 billion.

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About BASF

At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. More than 110,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €59 billion in 2020. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S. Further information at