DuPont focuses on accelerated revenue growth and emerging markets

October 2008
Chemical Business;Oct2008, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p84
Trade Publication
The article reports on the preparedness of Dupont for accelerated growth in emerging markets in 2008, according to Ellen J. Kullman, executive vice president (EVP). She claims that the firm is being positioned to grow by about 6 to 7% in organic sales up to 2010 and beyond. It cites the key development cycles involve in the approach of Dupont to ensure growth outside the U.S. Dupont is also positioned to meet the transportation and construction demands in India by offering products that range from emerging polymers to building innovations.


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