The merger of the American chemical companies DuPont and Dow Chemical will be completed on August 31, 2017 after the stock market closes.
Shares of DowDuPont Inc. will begin trading on September 1 under the ticker symbol DWDP. According to the report, the total market value of the company will approach $ 150 billion. Within 18 months after the closure, DowDuPont will be divided into three separate companies focused on agriculture, special products and materials science.
It is noted that DuPont and The Dow Chemical received all the necessary regulatory approvals needed to complete the merger. Recall that in December 2015, Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont announced the merger of the two companies into one industrial giant. The completion of the transaction was originally planned for the second half of 2016.
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