DuPont India at a glance
DuPont India is a wholly-owned subsidiary of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company. DuPont association with India started in 1802 when the first shipment of raw materials for black powder to be used in explosives was imported by India from the U.S. Today, DuPont India markets a wide range of products in a variety of market segments including agriculture, food and nutrition; health care; home and construction; electronics; safety and protection; and transportation and infrastructure, bringing to life its powerful philosophy of The miracles of science™ to create a better world for all.
DuPont has production facilities in India at Savli, near Baroda in Gujarat (for DuPont Performance Polymers, DuPont Crop Protection products and DuPont Refinish Paints), at Medchal near Hyderabad (for Pioneer® seeds), and at Madurai in Tamil Nadu (for DuPont Filaments and DuPont non-stick coatings)
DuPont India employs over 1,900 people as of end 2010
DuPont Knowledge Center (DKC), Hyderabad
DuPont has its first integrated R&D and knowledge science center, the DuPont Knowledge Center (DKC) located in Hyderabad in 2008. This is the sixth of the seven DuPont global R&D centers outside the US. More
DuPont India Innovation Center, Pune
Collaborative solutions for India automotive industry through science. More
In 2010 DuPont sales in India were close to US $700 million. DuPont Titanium Technologies, DuPont Crop Protection and Pioneer Seeds are the top 3 of its businesses in India.>> Download detailed factsheet on DuPont India.