DuPont Crop Protection Signed Agreement with Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
CHEMMONITOR.COM – U.S.-based chemical company DuPont signed an agreement with Japanese general trading company Mitsui & Co., Ltd. Within the framework of the agreement, DuPont will sell the global Kocide and ManKocide copper fungicide business to Mitsui. Financial details and terms of the deal remain undisclosed. The acquisition is expected to occur in Q4 2014 after it gets the approval from special regulatory authorities.