What Does the Dow-DuPont Merger Mean for the Biomaterials Industry?

Late last year, American chemical conglomerates, Dow and DuPont, arrived at an agreement to merge and form a $130 billion company. This merger will split the new company into three firms focusing on agriculture, material science and specialty products such as biomaterials. However, a new analysis shows that this may not be the “merger of equals”. The core businesses of DuPont, like industrial biosciences, will be under-utilized with this merger and potentially be available for acquisition or spin-out. The industry is looking at large mergers and acquisitions to help add investor value faster and fill in gaps in their offerings, especially in high growth areas.

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