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Dow Finds Buyers for Refinery Stake, Calcium Chloride Assets

11:03 AM MDT | May 20, 2009 | Nancy Seewald

Dow Chemical says it has agreed to sell its 45% stake in Total Raffinaderij Nederland, a Dutch refining partnership with Total, to Valero Energy for about $725 million. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter, pending regulatory approval as well as a right of first refusal by Total. Separately, Dow has agreed to sell its calcium chloride business to Occidental Petroleum's OxyChem unit for about $210 million. That deal, which is expected to close by the end of June, includes assets at Ludington, MI, as well as calcium chloride terminals and several...

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Comments (1) for Dow Finds Buyers for Refinery Stake, Calcium Chloride Assets
Andrew Liveris is certainly a focused CEO and has his
" plan " to take Dow into growth and more profitable areas, he should be teaching our Washington people about putting a plan together and how to implement one.
He's doing a great job for dow.
Posted by Ken Kensington on Wednesday, May 27, 2009 @ 08:27 AM

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