{{ currentBoardShortName }}
  • Markets
  • Indices
  • FX
  • Energy
  • Metals
Markets
As of: {{timeStamp.date}}
{{timeStamp.time}}

Markets

{{ currentBoardShortName }}
  • Markets
  • Indices
  • FX
  • Energy
  • Metals
{{data.symbol | reutersRICLabelFormat:group.RICS}}
 
{{data.netChng | number: 4 }}
{{data.netChng | number: 2 }}
{{data | displayCurrencySymbol}} {{data.price | number: 4 }}
{{data.price | number: 2 }}
{{data.symbol | reutersRICLabelFormat:group.RICS}}
 
{{data.netChng | number: 4 }}
{{data.netChng | number: 2 }}
{{data | displayCurrencySymbol}} {{data.price | number: 4 }}
{{data.price | number: 2 }}
  • BREAKING

    BANK OF CANADA LEAVES KEY INTEREST RATE UNCHANGED AT 1.75%
  • BREAKING

    BOC ESTIMATES NETURAL RATE BETWEEN 2.25% AND 3.25%
  • BREAKING

    BOC: GLOBAL GROWTH HAS SLOWED BY MORE THAN PREVIOUSLY ESTIMATED
  • BREAKING

    BANK OF CANADA ABANDONS BIAS FOR HIGHER INTEREST RATES
  • BREAKING

    BANK OF CANADA CUTS 2019 GDP GROWTH FORECAST TO 1.2% FROM 1.7%
  • BREAKING

    BOC EXPECTS REBOUND IN GDP GROWTH TO 2.1% IN 2020, 2% IN 2021
  • BREAKING

    TRADE TENSION AND HOUSING WEAKNESS WEIGH ON BOC OUTLOOK
  • BREAKING

    BOC: INFLATION NEAR 2% AND TO REMAIN ON TARGET THROUGH 2021

Latest Videos

{{ currentStream.Name }}

Related Video

Continuous Play:
ON OFF

The information you requested is not available at this time, please check back again soon.

More Video

May 23, 2018

Dow Chemical adds first Canada sales office in 20 years

A monitor displays Dow Chemical Co. signage on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Friday, June 16, 2017. U.S. stocks fell for the fifth time in six days, while the dollar weakened with Treasury yields after poor housing data and a slump in consumer sentiment added to signs the American economy's growth rate may be slower than forecast. Oil rose with metals.

Security Not Found

The stock symbol {{StockChart.Ric}} does not exist

See Full Stock Page »

The Dow Chemical Company is expanding into Eastern Canada with its first new sales centre in the country in more than 20 years.

The new Toronto office will allow the company to get closer to its customers and collaborate better as it gears up for growth after its planned spin-off from DowDuPont Inc. early next year, according to Andrew Liveris, chairman and chief executive officer of Dow Chemical.

“We are developing many products for our customers and fly in and fly out doesn’t work," Liveris said in a phone interview. The office will initially employ 12 sales and marketing representatives.

Dow Chemical was attracted to Canada’s "tremendous growth,” added Matt Davis, president of North American operations said. The company has invested about US$12 billion over last 10 years in the region where it expects to grow both organically and through mergers and acquisitions. Dow Chemical “can’t afford to stand still amid competition," Davis said.

Davis said he was cautiously optimistic that a new North American Free Trade Agreement will come to fruition, citing his meetings with U.S., Canada and Mexico’s governments.

“We are for the modernization of NAFTA and we treat the North American market as open market,” Liveris said.

Both Liveris and Davis support the NAFTA, but thinks that there needs to be a modernization of the agreement.