PPG Industries, Inc.
| New York Stock Exchange: PPG
Similar to: The Sherwin-Williams Co.
PPG Industries, Inc. manufactures protective and decorative coatings, flat glass, and glass products. The company through its subsidiaries, operates three segments: Performance Coatings, Industrial Coatings and Glass. The Performance Coatings segment is comprised of the refinish, aerospace, protective and marine and architectural - Americas and Asia Pacific coatings businesses. The Industrial Coatings segment is comprised of the automotive OEM, industrial and packaging coatings businesses. The Glass segment is comprised of the flat glass and fiber glass businesses. PPG Industries was founded was founded by John B. Ford and John A. Pitcairn in 1883 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.