DuPont cites pricing pressure on silver metallisation paste

Major PV materials provider DuPont highlighted in its fourth quarter 2015 earnings call that pricing pressure on its ‘Solamet’ silver metallisation paste products had impacted revenue in its Electronics & Communications business segment.

Dow and DuPont to merge

Industrial materials manufacturers Dow and DuPont are to merge creating a new company with a market capitalisation of US$130 billion.