Dow Chemical Says It Will Unload $5B In Assets

Law360, New York (December 2, 2013, 2:24 PM EST) -- Dow Chemical Co. unveiled a plan Monday to separate itself from or sell about $5 billion worth of assets within the next two years as part of the company's shift toward prioritizing its resources in order to most benefit Dow Chemical and its shareholders.

Monday's announcement, the latest in a series of planned or already completed divestitures for the company, signals Dow Chemical's attempt to shift away from certain non-integral businesses — such as its chlorine segment — while entrenching itself in businesses it believes will...
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