Dow Boosts 1st-Quarter Sales 22%April 23, 2021
Dow Chemical Co. has reported first-quarter net sales of US$11.9 billion, an increase of 22% year over year.
Dow credited the gains to a quick response and rebound to Winter Storm Uri in February and increased local prices and demand. Sales in the company’s packaging and specialty plastics segment jumped 32% to $6.1 billion, while its industrial intermediates and infrastructure segment increased sales 18% to $3.6 billion.
Dow Chemical Co. is a global science- and technology-based company that develops and manufactures a portfolio of chemical, plastic, and agricultural products and services. For more information, visit www.dow.com.