Acquisition by E.I. du Pont and Company of the Health and Nutrition Business of the FMC Corporation
The transaction involves the acquisition by E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (“DuPont”) of the Health & Nutrition business of FMC Corporation as part of a business swap whereby FMC Corporation will acquire a portion of DuPont’s Crop Protection business, including certain research and development capabilities. As part of the transaction, DuPont will receive $1.6 billion to reflect the difference in the value of the assets, including cash of $1.2 billion and working capital of $425 million.