September 25, 2008

Sunoco to Present at Merrill Lynch Global Energy Mid and Small Cap Conference on October 1, 2008

Sunoco, Inc. (NYSE:SUN) said today that its Chief Executive Officer and President, Lynn Laverty Elsenhans, will be a presenter at the Merrill Lynch Global Energy Mid and Small Cap Conference in New York City on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 1:15 p.m. ET.

A webcast of the presentation and the accompanying slides can be accessed through Sunoco's website, An archived version will be available following the presentation.

Sunoco, Inc., headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, is a leading manufacturer and marketer of petroleum and petrochemical products. With 910,000 barrels per day of refining capacity, approximately 4,700 retail sites selling gasoline and convenience items, approximately 5,500 miles of crude oil and refined product owned and operated pipelines and 38 product terminals, Sunoco is one of the largest independent refiner-marketers in the United States. Sunoco is a significant manufacturer of petrochemicals with annual sales of approximately five billion pounds, largely chemical intermediates used to make fibers, plastics, film and resins. Using a unique, patented technology, Sunoco's cokemaking facilities in the United States have the capacity to manufacture approximately 3.0 million tons annually of high-quality metallurgical-grade coke for use in the steel industry. Sunoco also is the operator of, and has an equity interest in, a 1.7 million tons-per-year cokemaking facility in Vitoria, Brazil.