Dow Corning Corp. recently reported its financial performance for the first quarter of 2013. The company reported sales of $1.26 billion and net income of $62.1 million for the first quarter of 2013. Sales and adjusted net income were down 17% and 6%, respectively, compared to 2012.

Sales were reportedly down in both the silicones and polysilicon segments, with the polysilicon segment realizing the largest reduction.

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