This purchase will enable DuPont Crop Protection to provide its customers with a broader product portfolio in key segments, including cotton, fruit, vegetable, and professional products. Griffin LLC’s product line will complement the existing crop protection business. Griffin LLC has five manufacturing sites in North and South America. Griffin LLC was formed in 1998.
“Purchasing Griffin Corp.’s equity interest in Griffin LLC will provide opportunities for profitable top line growth,” said James C. Borel, president, DuPont Crop Protection. “This action is consistent with our objective to grow our specialty markets business globally, and these additions to our portfolio will help us serve customers better.”
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