Rohm and Dow shares fall on investor concern over deal (Reuters)

Dow Chemical Company Chief Executive Officer Andrew Liveris delivers a speech at the Global Management Forum in Tokyo October 27, 2008. (Yuriko Nakao/Reuters)Reuters – Shares of Rohm & Haas plunged more than 17 percent in Monday pre-market trade a day after Kuwait decided to scrap a $17.4 billion joint venture deal with Dow Chemical , potentially upsetting the company’s plans to buy rival Rohm & Haas.

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