3M has increased the quarterly dividend on its common stock 6 percent to US$1.44 per share.
The dividend is payable March 12 to shareholders of record at the close of business February 15. 3M has paid a dividend to shareholders without interruption for more than 100 consecutive years.
With global sales of US$33 billion, 3M is a leading producer of thousands of products ranging from chemicals, filtration systems, and safety and protection equipment to office, graphics, and health care equipment. For more information, visit www.3m.com.