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DowDuPont Inc. is an American company formed after the merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont on August 31, 2017.wikipedia
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Dow Chemical Company

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DowDuPont Inc. is an American company formed after the merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont on August 31, 2017.
The Dow Chemical Company, commonly referred to as Dow, is an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States, and the predecessor of the merged company DowDuPont.

DuPont

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DowDuPont Inc. is an American company formed after the merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont on August 31, 2017.
On August 31, 2017, it merged with the Dow Chemical Company to create DowDuPont, the world's largest chemical company in terms of sales, of which DuPont is now a subsidiary.

Jim Fitterling

In March 2018, it was announced that Jeff Fettig would become executive chairman of DowDuPont on July 1, 2018, and Jim Fitterling would become CEO of Dow Chemical on April 1, 2018.
He was the COO of the materials science division at DowDupont starting in 2017.

Agribusiness

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Within 18 months the company will be split into three publicly-traded companies which will focus on the following: agriculture, materials science, and specialty products.

Jeff M. Fettig

In March 2018, it was announced that Jeff Fettig would become executive chairman of DowDuPont on July 1, 2018, and Jim Fitterling would become CEO of Dow Chemical on April 1, 2018. Jeff Fettig is the chairman of the board of directors, and Edward Breen is the CEO.

Fortune 500

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DowDuPont ranked No. 47 in the 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.

Stock swap

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On December 11, 2015, DuPont announced a merger with Dow Chemical Company, in an all-stock transaction.

Crop protection

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The agriculture business—Corteva Agriscience —would unite Dow and DuPont's seed and crop protection unit, with an approximate revenue of $16 billion.

European Commission

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The European Commission opened a probe to assess whether the proposed merger was in line with the EU’s respective regulations.

Divestment

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Ed Breen said the companies were negotiating possible divestitures in their pesticide operations to win approval for the deal.

Pesticide

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Ed Breen said the companies were negotiating possible divestitures in their pesticide operations to win approval for the deal.

Ionomer

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As part of their EU counterproposal, the companies offered to dispose of a portion of DuPont’s crop protection business and associated R&D, as well as Dow’s acrylic acid copolymers and ionomers businesses.

Financial Times

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According to the Financial Times, the merger was "on track for approval in March" 2017.

FMC Corporation

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Dow Chemical and DuPont postponed the planned deadline during late March, as they struck an $1.6 billion asset swap with FMC Corporation in order to win the antitrust clearances.

Competition law

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Dow Chemical and DuPont postponed the planned deadline during late March, as they struck an $1.6 billion asset swap with FMC Corporation in order to win the antitrust clearances.

Dan Glickman

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According to former United States Secretary of Agriculture during the Clinton administration, Dan Glickman, and former Governor of Nebraska, Mike Johanns, by creating a single, independent, U.S.-based and -owned pure agriculture company, Dow and DuPont would be able to compete against their still larger global peers.

Governor of Nebraska

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According to former United States Secretary of Agriculture during the Clinton administration, Dan Glickman, and former Governor of Nebraska, Mike Johanns, by creating a single, independent, U.S.-based and -owned pure agriculture company, Dow and DuPont would be able to compete against their still larger global peers.

Mike Johanns

According to former United States Secretary of Agriculture during the Clinton administration, Dan Glickman, and former Governor of Nebraska, Mike Johanns, by creating a single, independent, U.S.-based and -owned pure agriculture company, Dow and DuPont would be able to compete against their still larger global peers.

Monsanto

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On the other hand, if Monsanto and Bayer, the 1st and 3rd largest biotech and seed firms, together with Dow and DuPont being the 4th and 5th largest biotechnology and seed companies in the world respectively, both went through with the mergers, the so-called "Big Six" in the industry would control 63 percent of the global seed market and 76 percent of the global agriculture chemical market.

Bayer

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On the other hand, if Monsanto and Bayer, the 1st and 3rd largest biotech and seed firms, together with Dow and DuPont being the 4th and 5th largest biotechnology and seed companies in the world respectively, both went through with the mergers, the so-called "Big Six" in the industry would control 63 percent of the global seed market and 76 percent of the global agriculture chemical market.

Biotechnology

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On the other hand, if Monsanto and Bayer, the 1st and 3rd largest biotech and seed firms, together with Dow and DuPont being the 4th and 5th largest biotechnology and seed companies in the world respectively, both went through with the mergers, the so-called "Big Six" in the industry would control 63 percent of the global seed market and 76 percent of the global agriculture chemical market.

Roger Johnson (politician)

Roger Johnson
According to Roger Johnson, president of the National Farmers Union, the key to innovation is competition, not concentration.

National Farmers Union (United States)

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According to Roger Johnson, president of the National Farmers Union, the key to innovation is competition, not concentration.

Midland, Michigan

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Dow DuPont is dual headquartered in Midland, Michigan and Wilmington, Delaware.

Wilmington, Delaware

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Dow DuPont is dual headquartered in Midland, Michigan and Wilmington, Delaware.