Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC) today announced that members of the company’s senior management team will ring the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Friday, August 8, 2014, to commemorate the company’s recent listing on the NYSE. Orion Engineered Carbons shares began trading on the NYSE on July 24, 2014, under the symbol “OEC.”

“We thank the NYSE for their gracious invitation. Orion Engineered Carbons is proud to publicly celebrate the completion of our initial public offering of shares trading on the New York Stock Exchange by ringing The Closing Bell,” said Jack Clem, Chief Executive Officer. “This is an important milestone for the company. We look forward to a great future on the exchange and continuing the success we have enjoyed as an independent entity the last three years.”

The Closing Bell will ring at 4:00 p.m. US Eastern time. Live broadcast will begin at 3:55 p.m. and can be viewed on the NYSE's website at http://new.livestream.com/NYSEeuronext. Photos and video of the NYSE Bell Ringing Ceremony will be available, courtesy of the NYSE, on Facebook (NYSE Euronext); Twitter (@NYSEEuronext) and on the NYSE YouTube Channel -- nysetv1. The bell ringing will also be available for live viewing on CNBC, FOX Business News and CNN.

Orion Engineered Carbons is a worldwide supplier of Carbon Black. The company offers standard and high-performance products for Coatings, Printing Inks, Polymers, Rubber and other applications. Our high-quality Gas Blacks, Furnace Blacks and Specialty Carbon Blacks tint, colorize and enhance the performance of plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, adhesives and sealants, tires, and manufactured rubber goods such as automotive belts and hoses. With 1,360 employees worldwide, Orion Engineered Carbons runs 14 global production sites and four Applied Technology Centers. For more information visit our website www.orioncarbons.com.

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