DuPont to Divest a Portion of Its Crop Protection Business and Acquire FMC’s Health & Nutrition Business; Transaction Marks Meaningful Step Forward in Proposed DuPont and Dow Merger; Maintains Significant Strategic Value Creation Potential of Merger Transaction; Merger with Dow Now Expected to Close Between August 1 and September 1
Volumes Grew due to Strength in Agriculture, Performance Materials, and Nutrition & Health. Operating Margins Expanded in all Reportable Segments.
Companies Achieve Key Milestone in Merger and Subsequent Intended Separation into Three Highly Focused, Independent Companies
Will Create Highly Focused Leading Businesses in Agriculture, Material Science and Specialty Products; Intend to Subsequently Spin Into Three Independent, Publicly Traded Companies