Praxair Declares Dividend in First Quarter 2013

Wed Jan 23, 2013 6:00am EST

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DANBURY, Conn.--(Business Wire)--
The board of directors of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) has declared a quarterly
dividend of 60 cents per share, a 9% increase from 55 cents per share in the
previous quarter. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2013 to shareholders of
record on March 7, 2013. 

Praxair, Inc. is the largest industrial gases company in North and South
America, and one of the largest worldwide, with 2012 sales of $11 billion. The
company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty
gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Praxair products, services and
technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and
environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including aerospace,
chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing,
metals and others. More information on Praxair, Inc. is available on the
Internet at www.praxair.com.

Praxair, Inc.
Investors:
Kelcey Hoyt, 203-837-2118
kelcey_hoyt@praxair.com
or
Media:
Jacqueline Hunt, 203-837-2663
jacqueline_hunt@praxair.com

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