“We continue to benefit from customer adoption of our leading technologies,” said Charles E. Bunch, PPG chairman and chief executive officer. “In the quarter, net sales increased 4 percent, which was consistent with the prior quarter, and earnings grew in each major region. Our sales performance was driven by continued gains in aerospace, automotive OEM coatings and automotive refinish, where our growth this quarter matched or exceeded recent quarters.”
Charles E. Bunch, Chairman and CEO, PPG Industries
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PPG Industries is a leader in its markets; is a streamlined, efficient manufacturer; and operates on the leading edge of new technologies and solutions. It is our vision to continue being the world’s leading coatings and specialty products and services company, serving customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. PPG has manufacturing facilities and equity affiliates in more than 60 countries around the globe.
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2014--
PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) and Henan Billions Chemical Co., Ltd., today
held a ceremony to mark the completion of Henan Billions’ titanium
dioxide (TiO2) manufacturing and research facility in the Henan Province
Scheduled to begin production in the first quarter 2015, the facility
will manufacture significant volumes of TiO2 using a chloride-based
process. The 366,000-square-meter plant...
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 20, 2014--
PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) today announced that its North American
architectural coatings business has reached a definitive agreement to
acquire Westmoreland Supply, an independent architectural paint
distributor headquartered in Pittsburgh. The transaction is expected to
close in the fourth quarter, subject to customary closing conditions.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
The acquisition of W...
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2014--
The board of directors of PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) today declared a
regular quarterly dividend of 67 cents per share, payable Dec. 12 to
shareholders of record Nov. 10.
This marks the company’s 465th consecutive dividend payment. PPG has
paid uninterrupted annual dividends since 1899.
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