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How We Buy At DuPont

The Sourcing & Logistics purchasing organization in DuPont is organized to effectively and efficiently leverage the buying power of “One DuPont.” The simplified, “center-led” structure is focused on serving diversified businesses through common methodologies and tools and region-focused supplier management and logistics.


Core Strategy teams develop comprehensive strategies for 14 categories of buy. Strategies are implemented around the world taking into account business needs and supply market dynamics. Each spend category (or category of buy) is led by a Sourcing Manager accountable for the global strategies in that area.

Direct Spend

Energy & Gases

Basic Chemicals


Ag & Nutrition

Electronic Materials




Indirect Spend

Operating Materials & Services

Professional Services, Travel, Consulting Labor

Environmental Services

Information Technology