04 October 2011 18:16 [Source: ICIS news]
NEW YORK CITY (ICIS)--Dow Chemical will open sales offices in Ghana and Algeria, the company said on Tuesday at its Investor Day in New York City.
The new sales offices will join existing Dow operations in Egypt, Kenya and South Africa, Dow said.
Dow did not say when the offices would be open.
“With a population of over 1bn people, significant and consistent economic growth rates over the last 10 years and improved corporate governance and transparency, there has never been a better time to expand Dow’s focus and participation in Africa,” said Dow CEO Andrew Liveris.
“This expansion signifies Dow’s commitment to investing in the needs of growing regions to help our customers address tomorrow’s challenges today,” he added.
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