PPG directors announce dividend of 53 cents per share


PITTSBURGH, July 16, 2009 – The board of directors of PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 53 cents per share, payable Sept. 11 to shareholders of record Aug. 10.

The company has paid uninterrupted annual dividends since 1899.

About PPG
Pittsburgh-based PPG is a global supplier of paints, coatings, optical products, specialty materials, chemicals, glass and fiber glass. The company has more than 140 manufacturing facilities and equity affiliates and operates in more than 60 countries. Sales in 2008 were $15.8 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.

 

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Contact:
Jeremy Neuhart
PPG Corporate Communications
412-434-3046
neuhart@ppg.com

Investors:
Vince Morales
PPG Investor Relations
412-434-3740
vmorales@ppg.com
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