|By PR Newswire||
|March 31, 2014 09:21 AM EDT||
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman International LLC (NYSE: HUN) (the "Company") announced today that it has extended the expiration date of its offer to exchange (the "Exchange Offer") all of its outstanding 5.125% Senior Notes due 2021 (the "Old Notes") for an equal principal amount of 5.125% Senior Notes due 2021 (the "New Notes") that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). The Exchange Offer was originally scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on March 28, 2014. The expiration date of the Exchange Offer has been extended until 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on April 4, 2014.
As of the time of this news release, approximately €296,650,000 of the €300,000,000 outstanding Old Notes have been tendered for exchange. The Company has extended the expiration date in order to allow all note holders ample opportunity to tender their Old Notes in connection with the Exchange Offer. Old Notes tendered for exchange may be withdrawn at any time prior to the expiration of the Exchange Offer.
This announcement is not an offer to exchange, or the solicitation of an offer to exchange, with respect to the Old Notes. The Exchange Offer is being made solely by a prospectus dated February 27, 2014 (as may be amended or supplemented), and the Exchange Offer, as extended hereby, remains subject to the terms and conditions stated therein.
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated chemicals with 2013 revenues of over $11 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets. We operate more than 80 manufacturing and R&D facilities in 30 countries and employ approximately 12,000 associates within our 5 distinct business divisions. For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company's website at www.huntsman.com.
Statements in this release that are not historical are forward-looking statements. These statements are based on management's current beliefs and expectations. The forward-looking statements in this release are subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances and involve risks and uncertainties that may affect the company's operations, markets, products, services, prices and other factors as discussed in the Huntsman companies' filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Significant risks and uncertainties may relate to, but are not limited to, financial, economic, competitive, environmental, political, legal, regulatory and technological factors. The company assumes no obligation to provide revisions to any forward-looking statements should circumstances change, except as otherwise required by applicable laws.
SOURCE Huntsman Corporation