Timken Declares Quarterly Dividend

                      Timken Declares Quarterly Dividend

Timken directors declare quarterly cash payout of 23 cents per share

PR Newswire

CANTON, Ohio, Feb. 8, 2013

CANTON, Ohio, Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR;
www.timken.com) board of directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of
23cents per share. The dividend is payable on March 5, 2013, to shareholders
of record as of Feb. 20, 2013.

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This marks the 363rd consecutive quarterly dividend paid on the common stock
of the company since Timken was listed on the New York Stock Exchange in 1922,
one of the longest running dividend records among NYSE-listed companies.

About The Timken Company

The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com), a global industrial technology
leader, applies its deep knowledge of materials, friction management and power
transmission to improve the reliability and efficiency of industrial machinery
and equipment all around the world. The company engineers, manufactures and
markets mechanical components and high-performance steel. Timken^® bearings,
engineered steel bars and tubes—as well as transmissions, gearboxes, chain,
related products and services—support diversified markets worldwide. With
sales of $5.0 billion in 2012 and approximately 20,000 people operating from
30 countries, Timken makes the world more productive and keeps industry in
motion.

Media Contact: Pat Carlson     Investor Contact: Steve Tschiegg
Global Media & Corporate Comm. Director – Capital Markets & Investor Relations
1835 Dueber Avenue, S.W.       1835 Dueber Avenue, S.W.
Canton, OH 44706-0927 U.S.A.   Canton, OH 44706-0927 U.S.A.
Telephone: (330) 471-3514      Telephone: (330) 471-7446
pat.carlson@timken.com         steve.tschiegg@timken.com

SOURCE The Timken Company

Website: http://www.timken.com