MIDLAND, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Antonio Galindez, President and Chief Executive Officer of Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Agriculture Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. at 10 a.m. EST, Feb. 27, 2014.
Galindez will provide an overview of how the launch and acceleration of new technologies will drive margin expansion and higher earnings. In addition, he will provide updates on the strategic R&D investments in the Crop Protection and Seeds, Traits, and Oils businesses that are fueling sustainable growth.
Dow invites investors to listen to the live webcast of the presentation through its website at www.dow.com/investors/events. A replay of the presentation will also be available on the Company’s website within 24 hours following the webcast.
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from the intersection of chemical, physical and biological sciences to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2013, Dow had annual sales of more than $57 billion and employed approximately 53,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 6,000 products are manufactured at 201 sites in 36 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com.
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