DuPont is a science-based products and services company. The Company operates through segments including Agriculture, Electronics & Communications, Industrial Biosciences, Nutrition & Health, Performance Materials and Safety & Protection. Its Agriculture businesses, DuPont Pioneer and DuPont Crop Protection, leverage the company's technology, customer relationships, and industry knowledge to improve the quantity, quality and safety of the global food supply and the global production agriculture industry. Electronics & Communications segment is a supplier of differentiated materials and systems for photovoltaics, consumer electronics, displays and advanced printing. Industrial Biosciences is developing and manufacturing a broad portfolio of biobased products such as animal nutrition, detergents, food manufacturing, and ethanol production. Nutrition & Health offers a wide range of sustainable, bio-based ingredients and advanced molecular diagnostic solutions, providing innovative solutions for specialty food ingredients, food nutrition, health, and safety. DuPont Performance Materials includes DuPont Performance Polymers and DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers and provides its customers with innovative polymer science solutions. Safety & Protection businesses, DuPont Protection Technologies, DuPont Building Innovations and DuPont Sustainable Solutions, satisfy global needs of businesses, governments, and consumers for solutions that make life safer, healthier and more secure.

Company Growth (employees)
Wilmington, US
Size (employees)
46,000 (est)
DuPont was founded in 1802 and is headquartered in Wilmington, US

Key People at DuPont

Edward Breen

Edward Breen

Chairman and CEO
William Feehery

William Feehery

James Collins, Jr.

James Collins, Jr.

Executive Vice President
AnnaMaria DeSalva

AnnaMaria DeSalva

Vice President, Corporate Communications
Nicholas Fanandakis

Nicholas Fanandakis

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Stacy Fox

Stacy Fox

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Krysta Harden

Krysta Harden

Vice President of Public Policy and Chief Sustainability Officer
Matthias Heinzel

Matthias Heinzel

President - Nutrition & Health
Douglas Muzyka

Douglas Muzyka

Senior Vice President and Chief Science & Technology Officer
Rose Lee

Rose Lee

President, DuPont Protection Solutions
Phuong Tram

Phuong Tram

Chief Information Officer
Juan Manuel Vaquer

Juan Manuel Vaquer

President, DuPont Latin America and Associate General Counsel
Mary Van Veen

Mary Van Veen

V. P. Tax
Linda West

Linda West

Vice President, DuPont Corporate Planning & Analyses
Valerie Sill

Valerie Sill

President & CEO
Benito Cachinero-Sanchez

Benito Cachinero-Sanchez

Senior Vice President

DuPont Office Locations

DuPont has offices in Wilmington, Calgary, Brockville, Mississauga and in 46 other locations
Wilmington, US (HQ)
974 Centre Rd
Hódmezővásárhely, HU
2 Kalmár Zsigmond utca
Chalandri, GR
Leof. Kifisias
Berlin, DE
154 Friedrichstraße
Bruges, FR
Chemin de Labatut
Hanko, FI
4 Orioninkatu
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DuPont Data and Metrics

DuPont Financial Metrics

DuPont's revenue was reported to be $24.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 2% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

24.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

10.1 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

2.5 b

Market capitalization (22-Aug-2017)

72.1 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

4.6 b


67.5 b
DuPont's current market capitalization is $72.1 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


35.7 b34.7 b25.1 b24.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

22.5 b21.7 b15.1 b14.5 b

Gross profit

13.2 b13 b10 b10.1 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Pre tax profit

3.5 b5 b2.6 b3.3 b

Net Income

4.9 b3.6 b2 b2.5 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


8.9 b6.9 b5.3 b4.6 b


8 b7.8 b6.1 b5.7 b

Current Assets

24.4 b21.7 b17.8 b17.1 b


4.7 b4.5 b4.2 b4.2 b

Accounts Payable

5.2 b4.8 b3.4 b3.7 b

Current Liabilities

13.4 b12.6 b10.4 b8.9 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

11.1 b11.2 b11.1 b11.2 b

Total Equity

16.3 b13.4 b10.2 b10.2 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

4.9 b3.6 b2 b2.5 b

Cash From Operating Activities

3.2 b3.7 b2.3 b3.3 b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.9 b)(2 b)(1.6 b)(1 b)

Interest Paid

489 m394 m341 m386 m

Income Taxes Paid

1.3 b1 b885 m735 m
USDY, 2016


20.5 x


501.9 k

DuPont Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
GranularAugust 09, 2017$300 m

DuPont Market Value History

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DuPont News and Updates

Zero Gravity Solutions Announces That Rik Miller, Former President of DuPont Crop Protection Has Been Named Its Senior Strategic Agricultural Advisor

PRESS RELEASE: Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. ("ZGSI" or the "Company") (Pink Sheets: ZGSI), an agricultural biotechnology public company commercializing its technology derived from and designed for Space with significant applications for agriculture...

Data center operator Digital Realty to acquire rival DuPont Fabros in $7.6 billion deal

(Reuters) — Digital Realty Trust said it would buy fellow data center operator DuPont Fabros Technology for an enterprise value of about $7.6 billion, doubling down on efforts to meet the growing needs of cloud-based service providers. DuPont Fabros shareholders will receive a fixed exchange ratio o…

The History Of CVC: From Exxon And DuPont To Xerox And Microsoft, How Corporates Began Chasing ‘The Future’

On June 8, 2016  hundreds of businesspeople filed into the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood for a conversation featuring Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures. They probably didn’t expect a take-down of corporate venture capital at the Future of … Continued

De La Rue shares rise after it says it will acquire DuPont Authentication

Banknote maker De La Rue's shares were up 3.45 per cent in afternoon trading following an announcement it would acquire the authentication business of DuPont Electronics and Communications for $25m (£19.7) in cash. DuPont Authentication produces secure, anti-counterfeiting technology used to auth…

Donald Trump Won’t Block Dow-DuPont Mega Merger

Says CEO of DuPont.

EU restarts anti-competition probe into the Dow Chemical-DuPont merger

EU competition regulators restarted their investigation into the $130bn (£101bn) merger of US chemicals giant Dow Chemical and DuPoint after the companies provided key data. The Commission added it will now decide whether to approval the mega-deal by 6 February, however this deadline could be pus…
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