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Industrial Info Resources

October 16, 2015 06:30 ET

PPG's Cuts Capital Spending After Sales Drop in Third-Quarter 2015, but Acquisitions Boost Profits, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 16, 2015) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) weathered a dip in sales volumes in third-quarter 2015, as benefits from acquisitions -- six so far this year -- helped the coatings manufacturer to reach a new third-quarter net income record. Industrial Info is tracking $242.64 million in projects involving PPG.

Within this article: Details on PPG's quarter and projects, including two major unit additions at separate coatings plants in China.

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