Global Processing

Dorf Ketal to Buy DuPont Business

February 1, 2010
According to the Associated Press, global specialty chemical company Dorf Ketal Chemical said that it had acquired the specialty catalysts business of DuPont Chemicals and Flouroproducts. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. The deal will give Dorf, based in India, a bigger footprint in products and commodities such as oil and gas, paints and coatings and inks. The company also has facilities in Texas. DuPont will continue to make products for Dorf Ketal for a year while Dorf Ketal builds a new plant.