The board of directors of PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) yesterday declared a regular quarterly dividend of 59 cents per share, payable Dec. 12 to shareholders of record Nov. 9. This marks the company’s 457 th 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 more than 60 countries around the world. Sales in 2011 were $14.9 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.