PPG directors approve quarterly dividend increase to 61 cents per share

PITTSBURGH, April 18, 2013 – The board of directors of PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) today approved a 2 cents per-share increase in the company’s dividend, declaring a regular quarterly dividend of 61 cents per share, payable June 12 to shareholders of record May 10.

PPG’s prior quarterly dividend was 59 cents per share.

This marks the company’s 459th consecutive dividend payment. PPG has paid uninterrupted annual dividends since 1899.

PPG: BRINGING INNOVATION TO THE SURFACE.(TM)
PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in nearly 70 countries around the world. Sales in 2012 were $15.2 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.

 
Bringing innovation to the surface is a trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
 
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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
www.ppg.com/investorcenter

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