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BASF To Become Nissan System Partner in Spain

August 10, 2005

l Beginning in September, BASF Coatings will become a system partner to the Barcelona plant of Nissan Motoriberica S.A., an automotive manufacturer that is part of the Renault/Nissan Alliance. The agreement covers all three Nissan coating lines at the Barcelona factory, where passenger car models Terrano and Almera Tino, two models of the new Trafic Vivaro delivery van and plastic bumpers are manufactured.
BASF Coatings will supply primer systems that provide stone chip protection in colors that match the topcoat. BASF will also supply 24 different colors of basecoat and the clearcoat, which provides gloss and additional resistance.