Huntsman Prices $400 Million Private Offering of Senior Notes

        Huntsman Prices $400 Million Private Offering of Senior Notes

PR Newswire

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 2, 2012

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:
HUN) today announced that it has priced a $400 million offering of senior
notes due 2020 through its wholly owned subsidiary, Huntsman International
LLC. The notes will carry an interest rate of 4.875% and will mature on
November 15, 2020. The closing of the offering is expected to occur on
November 19, 2012, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing
conditions. Huntsman intends to use the net proceeds to redeem $400 million in
aggregate principal amount of its 5½% Senior Notes due 2016 and to pay
associated accrued interest.

The notes to be offered have not been registered under the Securities Act of
1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), or any state securities laws; and
unless so registered, the notes may not be offered or sold in the United
States except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject
to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state
securities laws. The notes will be offered only to qualified institutional
buyers in accordance with Rule 144A and outside the United States in
accordance with Regulation S.

This press release is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer
to buy the notes or any other securities and shall not constitute an offer to
sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, or a sale of, the notes or any
other securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale
is unlawful.

Forward-Looking Statements:

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

Website: http://www.huntsman.com
Contact: Investor Relations, Kurt Ogden, +1-801-584-5959, or Media, Gary
Chapman, +1-281-719-4324
 
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