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2012-11-07 16:22:58

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning and Transactions Sergey Vasnetsov will address analysts at the Morgan Stanley Global Chemicals Conference in Boston Wed., Nov. 14, 2012. Webcast Access: A live, audio-only webcast can be accessed at www.lyondellbasell.com/investorpresentations Nov. 14 at 11:45 a.m. ET. The webcast will be provided in Flash and Windows Media formats. A webcast replay will...

2012-11-06 16:23:12

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that its Supervisory Board has authorized the company's Management Board to declare an interim dividend of $0.40 per share to be paid Dec. 11, 2012 to shareholders of record on Nov. 19, 2012, subject to the adoption of a resolution by the Management Board, which is expected to occur Nov. 19, 2012. The interim dividend is separate from and in addition to the company's special dividend of...

2012-11-02 07:24:37

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 20 million ordinary shares by certain selling shareholders that are affiliates of Apollo Management Holdings L.P. The selling shareholders have agreed to a lock-up (subject to certain exceptions) for a period of 30 days after the date of the prospectus supplement for the offering. LyondellBasell will not receive any proceeds from the offering....

2012-11-01 15:23:55

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Nov.1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced the commencement of an underwritten public offering of 20 million ordinary shares by certain selling shareholders that are affiliates of Apollo Management Holdings L.P. The selling shareholders will agree to a lock-up of their ordinary shares (subject to certain exceptions) for a period of 30 days after the date of the prospectus supplement for the offering. LyondellBasell will not receive any...

2012-10-26 07:21:33

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Third-Quarter 2012 Highlights $851 million income from continuing operations or $1.47 diluted earnings per share Third-quarter EBITDA of $1,565 million Olefins margins in North America remain robust; approximately 85 percent of ethylene production sourced from natural gas liquids (NGLs) Intermediates and Derivatives achieved record performance Announced $2.75 per share special dividend in addition to the regular $0.40 per share...

2012-10-05 10:20:54

HOUSTON, Oct. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today was presented the Mayor's CARE Award from Houston Mayor Annise Parker for the contributions of employee volunteers in addressing and removing barriers for people with disabilities. The award recognizes projects employee volunteers completed during the 2012 LyondellBasell Global Care Day in April at the Houston Metropolitan Multi Service Center, which primarily serves people with disabilities. The award also recognizes...

2012-09-14 02:21:35

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced the launch of a new family of fifth-generation non-phthalate catalysts for polypropylene (PP) production. These catalysts will be sold under the existing Avant trade name and complement the company's well-established third-, fourth- and fifth-generation Ziegler-Natta PP catalysts. "LyondellBasell is the leader in PP catalyst sales and development with a strong market position in fifth-generation...

2012-09-04 10:23:23

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that the company's stock was added to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index after the market closed Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. "We are pleased to be recognized among the leaders in important industries within the U.S. economy," said Jim Gallogly, LyondellBasell CEO. "Our inclusion in the S&P 500 is a testament to our progress toward making LyondellBasell the top competitor in the chemical...

2012-09-04 02:23:41

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that its Management Board has declared an interim dividend of $0.40 per share payable Sept. 24, 2012 to shareholders of record Sept. 4, 2012. The company announced Aug. 21, 2012 that its Supervisory Board had authorized the Management Board to declare the dividend. LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies. The company manufactures...

2012-08-29 10:21:20

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) Senior Vice President of Intermediates and Derivatives Pat Quarles will address analysts at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Industrials & Materials Conference in Boston on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. Webcast Access:A live, audio-only webcast can be accessed at www.lyondellbasell.com/investorpresentations at 3:35 p.m. EDT on Sept. 5. The webcast will be provided in Flash and Windows Media formats. A...