DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE), a global technology and specialty materials company, declared a quarterly dividend of $0.075 per share on its common stock, payable on August 16, 2012.
The dividend is payable for the period beginning May 1, 2012 and ending on and including July 31, 2012 to stockholders of record as of August 6, 2012.
Beginning this quarter, the company will coordinate its dividend approval dates with its quarterly board of directors’ meetings. As a result, dividends will be payable later in the month than in prior quarters.
Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of specialty materials and chemical products that are used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our products, essential to everyday living, are manufactured in North America, Europe and Asia. Known for operational excellence, sustainability and premier safety performance, Celanese delivers value to customers around the globe with best-in-class technologies. Based in Dallas, Texas, the company employs approximately 7,600 employees worldwide and had 2011 net sales of $6.8 billion, with approximately 73% generated outside of North America. For more information about Celanese Corporation and its global product offerings, visit www.celanese.com or the company’s blog at www.celaneseblog.com.