Milestones

Milestones of Bayer Thailand

1962
    Bayer Thai is established on North Sathon Road
1965
    Bayer Pharma Thai is founded
1982
    Bayer's chemical plant is established in Bangpoo Industrial Estate for formulating crop protection products
1999
    First Bayer Polycarbonate production-Line 1 starts at the site in Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate
2002
    - Polycarbonate production-Line 2, Compounding Production-Line 1 and Bisphenol A Porduction start
 
    - Aventis is integrated into Bayer Thai's CropScience business
 
    - Environmental Science products are produced at Bangpoo site
2005
    - Roche's OTC business is integrated into Bayer HealthCare under worldwide acquisition
 
    - Polycarbonate’s production capacity is expanded to 200,000 Mt/year
2007
    - Schering (Bangkok) is integrated into Bayer Thai and set up Bayer Schering Pharma business, and renamed “Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals”
    - Polycarbonate Film Plant starts production at Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate
    - BaySystems ASEAN, an integrated polyurethane systems house, starts the operation in Bangpoo Industrial Estate
2008
    Rice Development Center is inaugurated in Suphan Buri
2009
    Polycarbonate Film Plant-Line 2 begins operations
2010
    Production capacities of Polycarbonate and Bisphenol A are expanded to 275,000 Mt/year and 260,000 Mt/year respectively
2015
    Bayer MaterialScience an independent company under the name “Covestro”
2016
    Set up Bayer Holding (Thailand) Co., Ltd.