is a global leader among industrial growth companies, and a leader in
science and technology in a range of disciplines including high-performance
materials, specialty chemicals, pharmaceuticals and agricultural products.
DuPont has an unparalleled portfolio of 2,000 trademarks and brands,
including many well-known consumer brands.
DuPont sees superior profitability and sustainable growth in its leading
global competitive positions. With established major market positions in
North America and Europe, the company is expanding its presence in Asia
Pacific and South America. The company aims to grow in core businesses, such
as white pigments, Lycra®, nylon and polyester. At the same time, DuPont is
becoming a major player in life sciences and is rapidly building
competencies and product positions in biotechnology-derived products in
agriculture, materials and pharmaceuticals.