PPG to announce fourth quarter, year-end 2010 results Jan. 20

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 11, 2011 – PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) announces the following details for its fourth quarter and year-end 2010 earnings release and teleconference call.

Earnings release:
Thursday, Jan. 20, before U.S. stock markets open

Thursday, Jan. 20, 2 p.m. ET

PPG participants:
Charles E. Bunch, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Robert J. Dellinger, Senior Vice President, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer
David B. Navikas, Vice President and Controller
Vincent J. Morales, Vice President, Investor Relations

Dial-in numbers:
U.S. – 866-804-6926
International – 857-350-1672
Passcode: 48041814

Listen-only mode via Internet broadcast from PPG’s Investor Center at www.ppg.com (Windows Media Player)

Telephone replay:
Available beginning at approximately 5 p.m. ET, Thursday, Jan. 20, through 5 p.m. ET, Thursday, Feb. 3

Replay numbers:
U.S. – 888-286-8010
International – 617-801-6888
Passcode: 52120750

Web replay:
Available on PPG’s Investor Center beginning at approximately 4:30 p.m. ET, Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011, through Friday, Jan. 20, 2012.

The news release will be available on the Investor Center and Newsroom sections of www.ppg.com.

Prepared remarks and details regarding PPG’s operating segment results and other financials will be available on the Investor Center section of www.ppg.com at 1 p.m. ET, Thursday, Jan. 20, approximately one hour prior to the conference call. Downloadable MP3 files will be available on the PPG Investor Center after 6 p.m. ET that day.

About PPG
PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Founded in 1883, the company serves customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, PPG operates in more than 60 countries around the globe. Sales in 2009 were $12.2 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.


Jeremy Neuhart
PPG Corporate Communications

Vince Morales
PPG Investor Relations