IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Newsbriefs

Dow Buys Out Siam Cement in Polyols-PU Venture

8:37 AM MST | November 21, 2007 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Dow Polyurethanes, a Dow Chemical subsidiary, says it will increase its stake in Pacific Plastics Thailand Ltd. (PPTL) from 49%, to 100%, by purchasing the 51% stake held jointly by Siam Cement and two other partners. Financial terms were not disclosed. PPTL operates a polyols and polyurethane (PU) systems complex at Map Ta Phut, Thailand. “Dow Polyurethanes has been expanding globally through acquisitions and geographic expansions,” says Pat Dawson, Dow Polyurethanes president. Dow Polyurethanes says it is the biggest producer of polyols and a...

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 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 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

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 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