DuPont sees growth in fluorochemicals through spin-off completion and rising demand

By Antonio Torrisi
Published: Monday, 17 November 2014

The spin-off of the US-based chemicals producer’s performance chemical business unit will allow the new fluorochemical company to optimise costs and focus on more strategic investments to boost its fluorochemicals business, in light of growing demand from emerging economies.

US-based chemicals producer DuPont said at IM’s Fluorspar 2014 conference in Miami last week that the spin-off of its performance chemical business unit will boost growth in fluorochemicals production.

The spin-off, which is expected to be completed in July 2015, will enable the new company to optimise costs and develop focused...

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