Dow taps China for innovation

Kovac, Matt
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports on the construction of a new R&D centre of Dow Chemical in Shanghai, China to tap into Chinese and Asia-wide demand for innovative products. Executives want to make scientific and technical innovation the core of the facility to drive products that have been marked as essential to the firm's growth.


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