in this issue
Chemical Week Magazine :: Top of the Week
DuPont to spin off performance chemicals
10:07 AM MDT | October 25, 2013 | —Lindsay Frost
DuPont announced on 24 October that it will spin off its performance chemicals segment to shareholders through a tax-free spin-off. The business includes titanium dioxide, fluoroproducts, and industrial chemical businesses. DuPont announced in late July that it was evaluating a sale or spin-off of the $7-billion/year unit as part of its transformation to a “higher growth, less cyclical company.” The transaction is expected to be complete in about 18 months, the company says. “This separation will advance the transformation of DuPont and result...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee