The performance coatings company, PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) has declared a quarterly dividend of 61 cents per share for shareholders of record as of 21st February 2014. The dividend will be payable on 12th March 2014.
The announcement marks the company’s 462nd consecutive dividend payment. PPG has paid uninterrupted annual dividends since 1899.
PPG supplies coatings, sealants and chemicals management to the transport and building sectors, including the printing on beer bottle tops and the steelguard waterborn coatings that help to protect the Sage theatre in Newcastle, UK, from fire. The business also supplies optical products, silicas and glass products.
PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and achieved sales of $15.1 billion in 2013.