DCT Industrial Trust® President and CEO to Participate on “Business to Business Real Estate Owners” Panel at REITWorld

  DCT Industrial Trust® President and CEO to Participate on “Business to
  Business Real Estate Owners” Panel at REITWorld 2012

Business Wire

DENVER -- November 07, 2012

DCT Industrial Trust Inc.^® (NYSE: DCT), a leading industrial real estate
company, today announced that Philip Hawkins, President and Chief Executive
Officer, is scheduled to speak during the REITWorld 2012 Conference at the
Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego.

Philip Hawkins, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present on
REITWorld 2012 panel on Novem ...

Philip Hawkins, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present on
REITWorld 2012 panel on November 13, 2012 at 3 p.m. PST. (Photo: Business
Wire)

Hawkins will speak on the “General Session: Business to Business Real Estate
Owners” panel which is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, November 13, 2012
at 3 p.m. PST. The panel will be available via a webcast replay and can be
accessed at http://reitstream.com/reitworld2012.

About DCT Industrial Trust Inc.®

DCT Industrial Trust Inc. is a leading industrial real estate company
specializing in the acquisition, development, leasing and management of bulk
distribution and light industrial properties in high-volume distribution
markets in the U.S. and Mexico. As of September 30, 2012, the Company owned
interests in approximately 75.2 million square feet of properties leased to
approximately 840 customers, including 16.7 million square feet operated on
behalf of five institutional capital management partners. Additional
information is available at www.dctindustrial.com.

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Contact:

DCT Industrial Trust Inc.
Media and Investors:
Melissa Sachs, 303-597-2400
VP, Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
investorrelations@dctindustrial.com