DCT Industrial Trust® to Announce First Quarter 2013 Financial Results on May 2, 2013

  DCT Industrial Trust® to Announce First Quarter 2013 Financial Results on
  May 2, 2013

Business Wire

DENVER -- April 1, 2013

DCT Industrial Trust^® (NYSE: DCT), a leading industrial real estate company,
today announced it will release financial results for the first quarter ending
March 31, 2013 after the market closes on Thursday, May 2, 2013. The Company
will host a conference call to review its financial results and discuss recent
business activity at 11 a.m. ET on Friday, May 3, 2013.

Interested parties may access the live conference call by dialing (888)
317-6016 or (412) 317-6016. Additionally, a webcast of the call can be
accessed from the Company’s website at www.dctindustrial.com in the Investors
section.

A replay of the call will be available through Thursday, May 16, 2013 and can
be accessed by dialing (877) 344-7529 or (412) 317-0088 and entering the
passcode 10027047. A webcast replay will also be available until May 3, 2014.
The webcast can be accessed in the Investors section of the DCT Industrial
website: www.dctindustrial.com.

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 December 31, 2012, the Company owned
interests in approximately 75.6 million square feet of properties leased to
approximately 870 customers, including 14.2 million square feet operated on
behalf of four institutional capital management partners. Additional
information is available at www.dctindustrial.com.

Contact:

DCT Industrial Trust Inc.
MEDIA AND INVESTOR CONTACT:
Melissa Sachs, 303-597-2400
VP, Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
investorrelations@dctindustrial.com