Dow Divests Assets; Defends Rohm and Haas Purchase

Westervelt, Robert; Seewald, Nancy
May 2009
Chemical Week;5/18/2009, Vol. 171 Issue 14, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on divestment deals made by Dow Chemical. The company has entered into an agreement to sell its 45% share in Total Raffinaderij Nederland, its partnership with Total, to Valero Energy for about $725 million. Dow Chemical expects to obtain more than $3 billion from its divestments, including the sale of Morton Salt.


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