Dow to Present at Citi’s 5th Annual Basic Materials Symposium


MIDLAND, Mich. - November 26, 2012

Howard Ungerleider, executive vice president of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), will present at Citi’s 5th Annual Basic Materials Symposium being held in New York, NY, at 10:15 a.m. (EST), Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012.

Among the topics Ungerleider will cover: Dow’s third quarter 2012 performance highlights, current trends driving results, an update on Dow’s growth trajectory, and the Company’s priorities for the remainder of the year.

Dow invites investors to listen to the live audiocast 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 audiocast.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's diversified 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 160 countries and in high growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy, coatings and agriculture. In 2011, Dow had annual sales of $60 billion and employed approximately 52,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 5,000 products are manufactured at 197 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.

Note: The forward-looking statements contained in this document involve risks and uncertainties that may affect the Company’s operations, markets, products, services, prices and other factors as discussed in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, economic, competitive, legal, governmental and technological factors. Accordingly, there is no assurance that the Company’s expectations will be realized. The Company assumes no obligation to provide revisions to any forward-looking statements should circumstances change, except as otherwise required by securities and other applicable laws.

For editorial information:
The Dow Chemical Company
Rebecca Bentley, 989-638-8568
rmbentley@dow.com