SAO PAULO, BRAZIL--(Marketwired - May 15, 2014) - Companhia Providência Indústria e Comércio - Providência (BOVESPA: PRVI3), a leader in the manufacture and sale of nonwovens in Brazil with a significant presence in the Americas and operating globally, today announces its results for the first quarter 2014 (1Q14).

Click on the links below to check the 1st quarter highlights:

Portuguese - http://providencia.riweb.com.br/ri/ShowResultado.aspx?IdResultado=8PpTWxdLFWXTbpsltaJASw==&linguagem=pt

English - http://providencia.riweb.com.br/ri/ShowResultado.aspx?IdResultado=8PpTWxdLFWXTbpsltaJASw==&linguagem=en

Conference Call:

English - Thursday - May 15th - 10:00 a.m. (Brasilia time) / 09:00 a.m. (New York time)
USA Phone: +1 786 924-6977
Other countries phone: +1 888 700-0802
Code: Providência
Replay: (+55 11) 3193-1012 or (+55 11) 2820-4012- Code: 7005150#
Webcast: http://webcall.riweb.com.br/providencia/2014/1T/english/

Portuguese - Thursday - May 15th - 10:00 a.m. (Brasilia time) / 09:00 a.m. (New York time)
+55 (11) 3192-1001 ou +55 (11) 2820-4001 - Code: Providência
Replay: Replay: +55 11 3193-1012 ou +55 11 2820-4012- Code: 2491990#
Webcast: http://webcall.riweb.com.br/providencia/2014/1T/

Contact Information:

CONTACTS IR:

CEO/CFO:
Herminio V. S. de Freitas
IR: Gabriela Las Casas
Danielle Cabrini
Tel: +55 (41) 3381-8673
Email: ri@providencia.com.br
www.providencia.com.br/ir