--$0.1815 cents per share dividend declared payable on March 14, 2016.

HOUSTON, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared on Thursday, February 18, 2016 a dividend of $0.1815 per share. The dividend will be payable on March 14, 2016, to stockholders of record on February 29, 2016.

This is the 46th successive quarterly dividend that Westlake has declared since completing its initial public offering in August 2004.


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SOURCE Westlake Chemical Corporation

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