Dupont Research and Development Expenses

Research and Development Expenses of Dupont Inc 2017-2021

The following table shows the research and development expenses of Dupont from 2017 to 2021. The amounts are in millions of US dollars.

YearR&D Expenses (millions)
2021$618
2020$625
2019$689
2018$1,070
2017$657

Dupont separated from Dow in 2019. 

In 2021, Dupont Inc generated $16,653 million in net revenues compared to $14,338 million in 2020. 

The company spent $618 million on research and development in 2021 compared to $625 million in the prior year. Its total cost of sales amounted to $10,803 million in 2021 compared to $9,508 million in 2020.

The number of employees working for Dupont at the end of 2021 was 28,000 compared to 34,000 at the end of the prior year. The company had apprximately 36% of its employees working in the Asia Pacific region at the end of 2021, 42 percent in the US and Canada, 2 percent in Latin America, and 20 percent in the EMEA.