DuPont back in the black

Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on financial performance of Dupont in the third quarter of 2006. The U.S. group achieved a $485m (€390) net profit, compared with an $82m loss in the third quarter of 2005. Revenues grew 7% to $6.3bn, with strong growth in Europe and Asia-Pacific. Charles Holliday, DuPont's chairman and CEO, attributed the improvements to continued pricing momentum, customer-driven product innovations and cost-control generated revenue gains, profit growth and margin expansion.


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