DuPont and Dow announce closing date for merger
DuPont and The Dow Chemical Company announced that all required regulatory approvals and clearances have been received, that all conditions to closing of their merger of equals have been satisfied, and that their merger of equals will close after the market closes on 31 August 2017.
As part of the merger, shares of Dow and DuPont will cease trading at the close of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on 31 August 2017. Shares of DowDuPont will begin trading on the NYSE under the stock ticker symbol “DWDP” on 1 September 2017.
The companies said they continue to expect the intended spin-offs to occur within 18 months of closing.