American Vanguard Schedules 2013 Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call for Monday, August 5th

  American Vanguard Schedules 2013 Second Quarter Earnings Release and
  Conference Call for Monday, August 5th

Business Wire

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- July 30, 2013

American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), today announced that it will report
financial results for the 2013 second quarter ended June 30, 2013 on Monday,
August 5, 2013 after the close of the stock market. Eric Wintemute, Chairman
and CEO, and David T. Johnson, CFO, will conduct a conference call focusing on
the financial results at 4:30 pm ET / 1:30 pm PT on Monday, August 5, 2013.
Interested parties may participate in the call by dialing (201) 493-6744 –
please dial in 10 minutes before the call is scheduled to begin, and ask for
the American Vanguard call.

The conference call will also be webcast live via the News and Media section
of the Company’s web site at www.american-vanguard.com. To listen to the live
webcast, go to the web site at least 15 minutes early to register, download
and install any necessary audio software. If you are unable to listen live,
the conference call will be archived on the Company’s web site.

About American Vanguard

American Vanguard Corporation is a diversified specialty and agricultural
products company that develops and markets products for crop protection and
management, turf and ornamentals management and the control of public and
animal health pests. American Vanguard is included on the Russell 2000® &
Russell 3000® Indexes and the Standard & Poor’s Small Cap 600 Index. To learn
more about American Vanguard, please reference the Company’s web site at
www.american-vanguard.com.

In its public commentary, the Company may discuss forward-looking information.
Except for the historical information contained in the conference call
referenced in this release, all forward-looking statements are estimates by
the Company’s management subject to various risks and uncertainties that may
cause results to differ from management’s current expectations. Such factors
include weather conditions, changes in regulatory policy and other risks as
detailed in the Company’s SEC reports and filings. All forward-looking
statements, if any, in this release represent the Company’s judgment as of the
date of this release.

Contact:

Company Contact:
American Vanguard Corporation
William A. Kuser, (949) 260-1200
Director of Investor Relations
williamk@amvac-chemical.com
or
Investor Representative
The Equity Group Inc.
Lena Cati, (212) 836-9611
Lcati@equityny.com
www.theequitygroup.com