--$0.1906 cents per share dividend declared payable on September 20, 2016

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2016-- The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared on August 18, 2016 a dividend of $0.1906 per share. The dividend will be payable on September 20, 2016 to stockholders of record on September 2, 2016.

This is the 48th successive quarterly dividend that Westlake has declared since completing its initial public offering in August 2004.

Source: Westlake Chemical Corporation

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