Delaware may BE smaller than most U.S. states but what it lacks in size, it makes up in its many strengths.
The company will modernize and expand its manufacturing and technology operations in Chesterfield County, VA, creating 60 jobs.
DuPont is expanding its plant in Circleville, OH, investing in its Kapton® film production capabilities and creating 46 jobs.
The world's biggest biotechnology success story is having some unintended consequences.
The planned separation of DowDupont into three companies will create an Agriculture company corporate headquarters in Wilmington, DE with Global Business Centers in Indianapolis, IN and Johnston, IA.
Dow and DuPont have apparently agreed that they would be in a stronger position as a merged company with powerful synergies to successfully navigate an eventual breakup into more specialized units. The tentative deal also may signify the next step in the evolution of the global plastics industry, a shift in focus to specialty and advanced engineered plastics from oil-based petrochemical mainstays like polyethylene. Both companies have realized the need to get bigger before they can get smaller.
New one-million-square-foot facility is expected to open in the fall of 2013. Dec 18, 2012 @ 11:37 AM