LyondellBasell Declares Special Dividend and Interim Dividend

        LyondellBasell Declares Special Dividend and Interim Dividend

PR Newswire

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Nov. 19, 2012

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --LyondellBasell (NYSE:
LYB) today announced that its Management Board has declared a special dividend
of $2.75 per share payable Dec. 11, 2012 to shareholders of record on Nov. 19,
2012, and an interim dividend of $0.40 per share payable Dec. 11, 2012 to
shareholders of record on Nov. 19, 2012.

The company announced on Oct. 26 that its Supervisory Board had authorized the
Management Board to declare the special dividend and announced on Nov. 6 that
the Supervisory Board had authorized the Management Board to declare the
interim dividend.

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world's largest plastics, chemical
and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500 Index. LyondellBasell
(www.lyondellbasell.com) manufactures products at 58 sites in 18 countries.
LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve
the quality of life for people around the world including packaging,
electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and
biofuels.

SOURCE LyondellBasell Industries

Website: http://www.lyondellbasell.com
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