DuPont agchem sales up 10% in Q3
DuPont's sales of crop protection products rose by 10% to an undisclosed amount during the third quarter of 2014. The company saw volume growth for insecticides and fungicides in Latin America. Sales of the insecticide, chlorantraniliprole (trade-marked as Rynaxypyr), continued to grow following the launch of the seed treatment, Dermacor, on soybeans in Brazil. DuPont received an emergency registration for cyantraniliprole (trade-marked as Cyazypyr) for coffee in Brazil and a launch was made in the third quarter.