Statoil: Change in settlement date in relation to new Notes

Statoil: Change in settlement date in relation to new Notes issue 
STAVANGER, NORWAY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/21/12 --  Statoil ASA
(OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) announces a change in the settlement date in
relation to the new issue of USD 300,000,000 aggregate principal
amount of 4.250% Notes due November 23, 2041 (the "Reopened 2041
Notes") which were priced
on November 14, 2012. The new settlement
date is November 23, 2012.  The change
in settlement date aligns the
first interest period for the Reopened 2041 Notes
with the originally
issued 4.250% Notes due November 23, 2041. 
The settlement date in relation to the issue of USD 600,000,000
1.200% Notes due January 17, 2018 and the issue of USD 1,100,000,000
2.450% Notes due January
17, 2023, also priced on November 14, 2012,
remains unchanged and is November
21, 2012. 
This announcement does not constitute an offer to sell or the
solicitation of an offer to buy any securities of Statoil ASA nor
shall there be any sale of these
securities in any jurisdiction in
which such offer, solicitation or sale would
be unlawful prior to
registration or qualification under the securities laws of such
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to
Section 5-12 vphl  (Norwegian Securities Trading Act). 
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Source: Statoil via Thomson Reuters ONE 
Further information from: 
Investor relations:
Hilde Merete Nafstad
Senior vice president,
+47 957 83911 
Morten Sven Johannessen
VP Investor Relations USA,
+1 2039786950
+1 2035702524 
Fredrik Norman
Media relations
+47 918 66567 
Tron Vormeland
Vice president, Corporate financing
+47 905 40135 (mobile)
+47 51 99 42 97 (office)
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