K-Dow Petrochemicals

Infobox_Company
company_name = K-Dow Petrochemicals
company_type = Joint Venture
foundation = 2008
location = flagicon|United States Michigan, USA
key_people = James R. Fitterling, CEO
industry = Petrochemical Manufacturing
products = Polyethylene, Ethylenediamines, Ethanolamines, Polypropylene, and Polycarbonate

K-Dow Petrochemicals is a multinational corporation specializing in the manufacturing of plastics. It is an $11 billion joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company and Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) of the State of Kuwait, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC).Christoff, Chris (July 15, 2008). [http://freep.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080715/BUSINESS06/80715034/0/BUSINESS01 New Dow Chemical venture to bring 800 jobs to southeastern Michigan] ."The Detroit Free Press". Retrieved on July 23, 2008.] On July 15, 2008 the two companies announced the location of their headquarters would be in Southeast Michigan.

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* [http://news.dow.com/dow_news/corporate/2008/20080715a.htm "Dow and PIC of Kuwait Continue Progress on Proposed $11B Joint Venture"]


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