--$0.1815 cents per share dividend declared payable on June 7, 2016

HOUSTON, May 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK), declared on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 a dividend of  $0.1815 per share. The dividend will be payable on June 7, 2016, to stockholders of record on May 23, 2016. This is the 47th successive quarterly dividend that Westlake has declared since completing its initial public offering in August 2004.


To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/westlake-chemical-corporation-announces-quarterly-dividend-300266338.html

SOURCE Westlake Chemical Corporation

For further information: Media Relations - Ben Ederington - 713-960-9111; Investor Relations - Steve Bender - 713-960-9111