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  1. Who are the major holders of Air Products stock?

    Please visit the Ownership Summary page for details.

  2. Who is Air Products?

    Air Products (NYSE:APD) is a world-leading industrial gases company in operation for nearly 80 years. Focused on serving energy, environment and emerging markets, the Company provides essential industrial gases, related equipment and applications expertise to customers in dozens of industries, including refining, chemical, metals, electronics, manufacturing, and food and beverage. Air Products is also the global leader in the supply of liquefied natural gas process technology and equipment. The Company develops, engineers, builds, owns and operates some of the world's largest industrial gas projects, including gasification projects that sustainably convert abundant natural resources into syngas for the production of high-value power, fuels and chemicals.

    The Company had fiscal 2019 sales of $8.9 billion from operations in 50 countries and has a current market capitalization of about $50 billion. Approximately 16,000 passionate, talented and committed employees from diverse backgrounds are driven by Air Products’ higher purpose to create innovative solutions that benefit the environment, enhance sustainability and address the challenges facing customers, communities, and the world. For more information, visit

  3. When are dividends paid?
    Dividends are declared by the Board of Directors and are usually paid during the sixth week after the close of the fiscal quarter.
  4. How is Air Products organized and how does it report results?

    Air Products Industrial Gases segments (Americas, EMEA, Asia) include the results of our regional industrial gas businesses, which produce and sell atmospheric gases such as oxygen, nitrogen, and argon (primarily recovered by the cryogenic distillation of air) and process gases such as hydrogen, carbon monoxide, helium, syngas, and specialty gases. The Industrial Gases – Global segment includes cryogenic and gas processing equipment sales for air separation. The equipment is sold worldwide to customers in a variety of industries, including chemical and petrochemical manufacturing, oil and gas recovery and processing, and steel and primary metals processing. For more information, view the company's latest Annual Report at the Investors Overview page.

  5. What are Air Products’ debt ratings?
    As of May 10, 2017 Air Products' long-term unsecured debt is rated A by Standard & Poor's and A2 by Moody's. Air Products commercial paper is rated A-1 by Standard & Poor's and P-1 by Moody's.
  6. Where can I access historical financial information about Air Products?

    Please see the Fundamentals section of the site for more information.

  7. Are Air Products' governance guidelines publicly available?
    Yes. Detailed information about corporate responsibility at Air Products is accessible on our company's website.
  8. Can I receive annual reports and proxy statements online?

    Yes. We urge you to save Air Products future postage and printing expenses by consenting to receive future annual reports and proxy statements on-line.

    Most shareholders can elect to view future proxy statements and annual reports over the Internet instead of receiving paper copies in the mail. You will be given the opportunity to consent to future Internet delivery if you vote electronically or, if you are a registered shareholder, you can register for electronic delivery by visiting  and clicking on Shareholder Account Access. If you are not a registered shareholder and are not given an opportunity to consent to Internet delivery when you vote, contact the registered owner of the shares to inquire about the availability of this option.

    In 2008, Air Products adopted the SEC’s mandatory Notice and Access, or “e-proxy” rule, and sent a Notice of Internet Availability to shareholders and posted its proxy materials to the Internet.

  9. Has Air Products published a sustainability report?
  10. How can I access the company’s filings with the SEC?
    Access them directly at SEC Filings in the Investor section.
  11. How can I get assistance with shareholder matters?

    Contact the company's transfer agent, American Stock Transfer and Trust Company, directly at 1-800-937-5449 (U.S. and Canada) or 718-921-8200 (all other locations), or visit their website at

  12. How can I request written investor information?

    Call 800-247-6525 or visit the Information Request page on this site.

  13. How do I speak to someone in Investor Relations directly?
    Contact Air Products’ Investor Relations department at (610) 481-5775.
  14. How many shares outstanding are there?

    See Trading Statistics in the Fundamentals section  for details.

  15. Is Air Products listed in any sustainability indexes?

    Yes, Air Products is a constituent of many respected sustainability indices.

  16. When does Air Products’ fiscal year begin and end?

    Air Products’ fiscal year begins October 1 and ends September 30.

  17. Where is Air Products common stock listed?
    Air Products common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:APD).

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