Mergers & Acquisitions Mergers & Acquisitions

Celanese files $11 billion acquisition of DuPont’s engineering polymers business for EU review

By Natalie McNelis
  • 25 Aug 2022 11:43
  • 25 Aug 2022 11:43
Chemical producer Celanese has requested EU approval to acquire rival chemical company DuPont’s engineering polymers business for $11 billion, according to an update today on the European Commission's register of deals.

The EU regulator has set a Sept. 27 deadline to decide on the transaction.

Celanese is a Texas-based global chemical company that

To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to MLex or register for a free trial.

Natalie McNelis

Senior Correspondent

Natalie McNelis covers mergers for MLex in Brussels. Before joining MLex in 2017, she spent 20 years as an international trade and competition lawyer in law firms including Stibbe and WilmerHale. Natalie has a BA in English from Mount Holyoke College, a JD from Harvard Law School and an LLM in EU law from KU Leuven. She is admitted to the bar in New York.

Discover MLex

Stay on top of global regulatory developments


Latest News