Chemie-Cluster Bayern is a market-oriented network for product development of companies and research institutes within the chemical industry and their international cooperation partners. The cluster is supported by the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Infrastructure, Transport and Technology and the Bavarian Chemical Associations. In the network of Chemie-Cluster Bayern, more than 130 enterprises and research institutes of the Bavarian chemistry sector connect with each other. Within the framework of the Cluster-Offensive of the Bavarian State Government, the Chemie-Cluster Bayern promotes innovations of products and processes for new and international markets. Together with partners in Europe, Asia, North and South America, the cluster management is working on new markets for chemical applications.