Mar. 28, 2016News & Opinions
The global business community has been “fundamentally ignoring” the positive response US Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump's campaign has received from the American public, Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris ...
Mar. 23, 2016News & Opinions
MEGlobal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kuwait’s Equate Petrochemical, has announced it will build a world-scale MEG plant at Dow Chemical’s Oyster Creek site in Freeport, Texas, USA.
Mar. 04, 2016News & Opinions
Despite recent reports of progress in aligning production segments and geographic locations, the merger of Dow and DuPont may not take shape as fast as the future partners originally proposed.
Feb. 04, 2016News & Opinions
In a call with analysts to discuss 2015 earnings, Andrew Liveris, president and CEO of Dow Chemical and designated executive chairman of the future DowDuPont, announced plans to retire by mid-2017, when the merger is complete.
Feb. 03, 2016News & Opinions
As it moves toward a merger with DuPont, Dow Chemical has appointed James R. (“Jim”) Fitterling as its new president and chief operating officer.
Jan. 11, 2016News & Opinions
In the worldwide chemicals sector, the proposed merger of US giants Dow Chemical and DuPont announced mid-December and the new company’s subsequently planned break-up into three new standalone entities is causing turmoil even before ...
Dec. 17, 2015News & Opinions
On the heels of unveiling plans for their mega merger into a $130 million conglomerate before splitting into three parts, US chemical giants Dow and DuPont appear to be releasing the bad news in small doses to staff and local communities ...
Dec. 14, 2015News & Opinions
Three days after rumors surfaced of a possible merger between Dow and DuPont, the US chemical giants confirmed the all-stock deal, which they said would create a new entity named DowDuPont with a market capitalization of $130 billion.
Dec. 10, 2015News & Opinions
News of a possible mega-merger between US chemical giants Dow and DuPont dominated the headlines on Dec. 9 after the newspaper Wall Street Journal, citing sources close to the matter, revealed the alleged plans to be at an advanced stage.
Oct. 28, 2015News & Opinions
Dow Chemical is shifting at least some of its investment priorities to the US from the Middle East, and in particular restructuring its engagement in Kuwait.
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