SOURCE: Ternium S.A.

Ternium S.A.

August 17, 2011 16:04 ET

Siderar to Pay Dividend on September 7, 2011

LUXEMBOURG--(Marketwire - Aug 17, 2011) - Following up on its July 25, 2011 press release, Ternium S.A. (NYSE: TX) informs that, after the withdrawal of a preliminary injunction previously issued by an Argentine court, its Argentine majority-owned subsidiary Siderar S.A.I.C will pay on September 7, 2011, its ARS1.5 billion (or USD362 million) dividend out of results for fiscal year 2010.

Forward Looking Statements

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About Ternium

Ternium is a leading steel company in Latin America, manufacturing and processing a wide range of flat and long steel products for customers active in the construction, home appliances, capital goods, container, food, energy and automotive industries. With its principal operations in México and Argentina, Ternium serves markets in the Americas through its integrated manufacturing system and extensive distribution network. The Company has an annual production capacity of approximately ten million tons of finished steel products. More information about Ternium is available at