Dow To Unload Up To $6B In Assets In Streamlining Push

Law360, New York (March 19, 2014, 9:33 PM EDT) -- The Dow Chemical Co. said Wednesday it would bump up its divestiture target to $4.5 billion to $6 billion as it tries to shed the slowest growing segments of its company — a marked increase from its earlier goal of $3 billion to $4 billion. 

Dow had said it would mostly get rid of assets within its chlorine chain and epoxy businesses when it announced the original divestiture plan in October. Company CEO Andrew Liveris didn't say in Wednesday's earnings webcast which businesses would be added...
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