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2010-02-02 05:30:00

MIDLAND, Mich., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fourth Quarter 2009 Highlights The Company reported earnings of $0.08 per share, equivalent to $0.18 per share excluding certain items.(1) This compares with a reported loss of $1.68 per share in the fourth quarter of 2008, equivalent to a loss of $0.63 per share excluding certain items and discontinued operations. Reported sales in the quarter increased 15 percent, to $12.5 billion compared to reported sales in the same period last year....

2009-10-22 05:30:00

MIDLAND, Mich., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Third Quarter 2009 Highlights Dow (NYSE: DOW) reported earnings per share of $0.63. Excluding certain items(1) and discontinued operations, the Company earned $0.24 per share, driven by sequential price increases, volume growth in Electronic and Specialty Materials and Coatings and Infrastructure (Advanced Materials), Performance Products and Performance Systems, as well as the Company's actions to reduce cost and capture...

2009-10-01 08:30:00

MIDLAND, Mich., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) has completed the divestiture of its interest in Morton International, Inc. to K+S Aktiengesellschaft for $1.675 billion. Approximately one billion dollars in proceeds from this transaction will be used to pay the outstanding balance of a bridge loan the Company used to partially fund its acquisition of Rohm and Haas Company earlier this year. The remaining proceeds, as well as proceeds from...

2009-09-28 07:20:00

MIDLAND, Mich. and KASSEL, Germany, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and K+S Aktiengesellschaft announced jointly today that the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has voted to accept a consent decree agreed to by K+S Aktiengesellschaft. The acceptance of the consent decree by the FTC clears the parties to close the acquisition by K+S of Morton International Inc., the salt business of Rohm and Haas Company. The two companies expect...

2009-09-10 08:56:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Hot Melt Adhesives market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0109910/World-Hot-Melt-Adhesives-market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Hot Melt Adhesives in Millions of US$. The major End use application markets analyzed are Packaging, Non-Rigid Bonding, Woodworking, and Other Applications. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics...

2009-08-04 16:57:00

MIDLAND, Mich., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) today announced that it priced a $2.75 billion underwritten public offering of debt securities, including $250 million aggregate principal amount of floating rate notes due 2011, $1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 4.85% notes due 2012, and $1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 5.90% notes due 2015. Dow intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to repay borrowings under the Company's...

2009-08-03 00:15:00

COLOMBES, France and MIDLAND, Mich., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arkema and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) have entered into an agreement for Dow to meet FTC required divestitures related to its acquisition of Rohm and Haas Company. This comes ahead of the November 27 deadline. Arkema will buy a Clear Lake, Texas, acrylic acid and esters plant and the UCAR Emulsion Systems specialty latex businesses in North America for a fair value consideration of U.S. $50 million(1). The...

2009-07-30 05:30:00

MIDLAND, Mich., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Second Quarter 2009 Highlights Dow reported a loss of $0.47 per share. Excluding certain items(1) and discontinued operations in the quarter, the Company earned $0.05 per share, driven by favorable volume trends, management's accelerated cost interventions and the Company's ability to maintain price from the prior quarter. The Company is ahead of its commitments to reduce structural costs, with a decrease of more than $375 million in...

2009-07-15 11:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has signed a five-year information technology (IT) services agreement with The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW). As part of the global agreement, IBM will help with the integration of Rohm and Haas Company into Dow's worldwide IT infrastructure. This agreement is consistent with and will help enable Dow's $1.3 billion synergy target related to the acquisition of Rohm and Haas Company. (Logo:...

2009-07-01 07:30:00

Company Remains On Track to Reach $1.3 Billion in Cost Savings Related to Rohm and Haas Acquisition MIDLAND, Mich., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that on June 30, its Board of Directors approved a restructuring plan which calls for the shutdown of a number of manufacturing assets, including ethylene and ethylene-derivative assets in the Company's basics portfolio. Consistent with the Company's $1.3 billion synergy commitment related to...


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