Operating Segments

Beginning in the fourth quarter of 2014, The Dow Chemical Company is changing its reportable segments. These changes are made in response to the Company’s recently announced leadership changes and will further support the Company’s strategy and reflect an end-market orientation and alignment to Dow’s key value chains – ethylene and propylene.

Dow’s operating structure offers an integrated market-driven portfolio with high-growth, high-margin businesses uniquely positioned to create value for stakeholders and top-line growth for the Company. Through innovations and investments aimed at addressable market opportunities, coupled with a vast geographic reach, Dow fuels growth by connecting this integrated and diverse portfolio of solutions to new customers and attractive end-markets in fast-growing regions – delivering a wide variety of technologies that help make the world safer, healthier, cleaner and more sustainable.

Agricultural Sciences
• Crop Protection
• Seeds

Consumer Solutions
Consumer Care
Dow Automotive Systems
Dow Electronic Materials

Infrastructure Solutions
Dow Building & Construction
Dow Coating Materials
Energy & Water Solutions
Performance Monomers

Performance Materials & Chemicals
• Chlor-Alkali and Vinyl
Epoxy
• Industrial Solutions
Polyurethanes

Performance Plastics
Dow Elastomers
Dow Electrical and Telecommunications
Dow Packaging
Hydrocarbons