Silgan Holdings to Release First Quarter Results on April 20

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 3, 2006–Silgan Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq:SLGN), a leading supplier of consumer goods packaging products, will release its first quarter earnings results on Thursday, April 20, 2006, before the U.S. markets open. At 11:00 a.m. EDT on that day, Silgan will hold a conference call to discuss the Company’s results and performance for this period.

The toll free number for domestic callers is (888) 202-2422 and international callers should dial (913) 981-5592. For those unable to listen to the live call, a taped rebroadcast will be available until 5:00 p.m. eastern time on April 28, 2006. To access the rebroadcast, domestic callers should dial (888) 203-1112 and international callers should dial (719) 457-0820. The pass code is 4874454.

Silgan Holdings is a leading North American manufacturer of consumer goods packaging products with annual net sales of approximately $2.5 billion in 2005. Silgan operates 60 manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Canada. In North America, Silgan is the largest supplier of metal containers for food products and a leading supplier of plastic containers for personal care products and of metal, composite and plastic vacuum closures for food and beverage products.

Media Contacts:
Carolyn Takata
Silgan Containers
(818) 710-2420
ctakata@silgancontainers.com

Please forward sales inquiries to:
Silgan Containers Corporation
21800 Oxnard St # 600
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: (818) 348-3700