Dow Chemical boosts plastics sales ahead of merger and split

Dow Chemical boosts plastics sales ahead of merger and split
Dow Chemical boosts plastics sales ahead of merger and split

Dow Chemical Co. first-quarter sales from plastics jumped, demonstrating continued strength in a business that will be the core of a new company following a historic merger with DuPont Co. and subsequent three-way split.

Revenue in the plastics unit rose 21 percent to $5 billion, Midland-based Dow said in a statement Thursday. The business has benefited this decade from U.S. fracking that has unleashed abundant natural-gas liquids, such as ethane, making the country among the most profitable places to manufacture ethylene and plastics such as polyethylene.

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