IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Top of the News

Dow and Mitsui & Co. Complete Formation of JV in Brazil

1:33 AM MST | November 9, 2011 | Deepti Ramesh

Dow Chemical and Mitsui & Co. have secured all necessary governmental regulatory approvals and completed the formation of the previously announced 50-50 joint venture in Brazil for the production of ethanol and biobased polymers. Mitsui & Co. is now an equal partner in Dow’s operation at Santa Vitória, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Plans for the jv was first announced in July 2011, and the initial scope of the jv includes production of sugar cane-derived ethanol. Engineering and equipment fabrication for the new 240,000-m.t./year...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa