September 17, 2014 – Woodland Park, New Jersey - Cytec Industries Inc. (NYSE:CYT) announced today that it has received the 2014 Supplier of the Year for Innovation award from Spirit AeroSystems’ (NYSE:SPR).Spirit AeroSystems Supply Chain Management issues these awards to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance, with nominations typically coming from the company’s procurement groups. Suppliers like Cytec can be nominated for offering outstanding support, expediting deliveries or providing weekend assistance. “We are especially honored to receive such an award from a long-standing customer like Spirit as it shows that innovative technologies and dedication to strong customer service can make a real difference,” said Chris Pederson, Vice President Commercial, Cytec Aerospace Materials. Cytec’s supplies Spirit AeroSystems with carbon fiber composite materials and metal bond adhesives, surfacing films, core fill materials and primers.  Cytec supports Spirit in areas such as large commercial transport, regional business jet and engine nacelles.  Cytec has worked with Spirit to reduce overall cost as well as provide innovative technologies to support new growth programs.“Cytec is pleased to be able to serve Spirit by providing a combination of advanced materials and a knowledgeable customer support team,” said added Pederson.  “We thank them for this recognition and distinction.”Cytec’s vision is to deliver specialty material and chemical technologies beyond our customers’ imagination. Our focus on innovation, advanced technology and application expertise enables us to develop, manufacture and sell products that change the way our customers do business. Our pioneering products perform specific and important functions for our customers, enabling them to offer innovative solutions to the industries that they serve. Our products serve a diverse range of end markets including aerospace and industrial materials, mining and plastics.DISCLAIMER: The data and information provided in this document have been obtained from carefully controlled samples and are considered to be representative of the product described. Cytec does not express or imply any guarantee or warranty of any kind including, but not limited to, the accuracy, the completeness or the relevance of the data and information set out herein. Because the properties of this product can be significantly affected by the fabrication and testing techniques employed, and since Cytec does not control the conditions under which its products are tested and used, Cytec cannot guarantee the properties provided will be obtained with other processes and equipment. No guarantee or warranty is provided that the product is adapted for a specific use or purpose. Cytec declines any liability with respect to the use made by any third party of the data and information contained herein. Cytec has the right to change any data or information when deemed appropriate.TRADEMARK NOTICE: The ® indicates a Registered Trademark in the United States and the ™ indicates a trademark in the United States. The mark may also be registered, subject of an application for registration, or a trademark in other countries.All trademarks are the property of their respective owners.Media Contacts

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