Dow agchems up 8% in Q2
Dow AgroScience’s crop protection sales rose by 8% in the second quarter compared with the same period last year. No figure for the sales is available. Strong business in North America, Latin America and in the Asia Pacific drove growth. Sales of new crop protection products grew by 17%, led by gains in the herbicides, aminopyralid and pyroxsulam, and the company’s new insecticide, spinetoram. Volumes were up and prices were flat.