DuPont und Dow setzen Stichtag für Vollzug der Fusion fest

--Alle Bedingungen zufriedenstellend erfüllt--

--Fusion wird am 31. August 2017 vollzogen--


WILMINGTON, Delaware und MIDLAND, Michigan (USA), 4. August 2017 – DuPont und The Dow Chemical Company haben heute bekanntgegeben, dass sie alle erforderlichen aufsichtsbehördlichen Genehmigungen und Freigaben für die Fusion erhalten haben, dass allen Bedingungen für den Vollzug zufriedenstellend entsprochen wurde und dass die Fusion am 31. August nach Börsenschluss vollzogen wird.

Aktien von Dow und DuPont werden nach Börsenschluss der New Yorker Börse (NYSE) am 31. August nicht mehr gehandelt werden. Die Aktien von DowDuPont werden an der NYSE ab dem 1. September 2017 unter dem Börsenkürzel „DWDP“ gehandelt.

Die Unternehmen erwarten die Entstehung der beabsichtigten Spin-offs weiterhin innerhalb von 18 Monaten nach dem Vollzug der Fusion.

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ABOUT DOW

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com.

ABOUT DUPONT

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders, we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit www.dupont.com

Contact Information


  Dow Contacts

  Investors 

  Neal Sheorey     
  nrsheorey@dow.com
  +1 989-636-6347

  Media

  Rachelle Schikorra
  ryschikorra@dow.com
  +1 989-638-4090


DuPont Contacts

Investors

Greg Friedman
greg.friedman@dupont.com
+1 302-774-4994

Media

Dan Turner
daniel.a.turner@dupont.com
+1 302-996-8372