We first set foot in Africa in 1959, when establishing our operations in Johannesburg. Today, Dow serves customers across the continent through our operations hubs in Algeria, Morocco, Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa.
Dow plays a pivotal role in shaping Africa’s sustainable future – enabling renewable energy to support its ongoing transformation, or accelerating circularity for the plastics industry through breakthrough partnerships. Our innovation is tailored to address Africa’s most pressing challenges, while meeting local market trends.
Our talented, local team on the ground is committed to deliver industry leadership and technical expertise, with a relentless focus on technologies that will help Africa to achieve its sustainable development ambitions. Every day, our breakthrough innovation is raising the bar and setting new standards in building, construction and infrastructure, food packaging and much more.
Dow combines chemistry, biology and physics to create the innovative products in several key markets. We provide forward thinking and innovation to markets all around the globe with solutions that are essential to human progress.
Dow develops premier materials science solutions that are essential to human progress. We deliver a broad range of differentiated technology-based products for a wide range of industries.
Pursuing collaborations with local partners to transform the plastic waste challenge in Africa.
Partnering with Oliver’s Village in South Africa to achieve its vision for economic resiliency.
Enhancing sustainable chemical and waste management practices through industry collaboration and best practice knowledge sharing.