Dow Chemical (DOW) says it's "very optimistic" it will receive a positive ruling from an...

|By:, SA News Editor

Dow Chemical (DOW) says it's "very optimistic" it will receive a positive ruling from an International Chamber of Commerce arbitration panel regarding its claim that Kuwait's government owes it $2.5B plus damages for backing out of a $17.4B plastics JV. CEO Andrew Liveris said in April he expected a ruling by year's end.