DuPont, Dow said to enter merger talks

December 9, 2015 3:40 PM

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The DuPont Co. is involved in advanced discussions with Dow Chemical Co. about a potential merger that would combine the two chemical industry giants, according to reports.

The Wall Street Journal first reported the merger talks on Tuesday night, touching off a flurry of speculation in Delaware, where cost-cutting measures at DuPont, once the foundation of the state's economy, already have been rattling.

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