Alon USA To Participate At The 2013 Credit Suisse Energy Summit

       Alon USA To Participate At The 2013 Credit Suisse Energy Summit

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Jan. 31, 2013

DALLAS, Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ALJ)
("Alon") today announced that the Company's management will be participating
in one-on-one meetings with institutional investors at the Credit Suisse
Energy Summit to be held in Vail, Colorado on February 4 - 7, 2013. Management
will be representing and answering questions on both Alon USA Energy, Inc. and
Alon USA Partners, LP (NYSE: ALDW).

The Company's meeting materials will be available beginning on February 6,
2013 on the Investor Relations section of the Alon USA Energy website at
www.alonusa.com, as well as on the Alon USA Partners website at
www.alonpartners.com.

Alon USA Energy, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is an independent
refiner and marketer of petroleum products, operating primarily in the South
Central, Southwestern and Western regions of the United States. The Company
directly owns crude oil refineries in California, Louisiana and Oregon, with
an aggregate crude oil throughput capacity of approximately 180,000 barrels
per day. Alon USA also owns 100% of the general partner and approximately 82%
of the limited partner interests in Alon USA Partners, LP (NYSE: ALDW), which
owns a crude oil refinery in Texas with an aggregate crude oil throughput
capacity of approximately 70,000 barrels per day. Alon USA is a leading
producer of asphalt, which it markets through its asphalt terminals
predominately in the Western United States. Alon USA is the largest 7-Eleven
licensee in the United States and operates approximately 300 convenience
stores in Texas and New Mexico.

Contacts: Amir Barash, Vice President –
          Investor Relations
          Alon USA Energy, Inc.
          972-367-3808
          Investors: Jack Lascar/Sheila Stuewe
          DRG&L / 713-529-6600
          Media: Blake Lewis
          Lewis Public Relations
          214-635-3020 Ruth Sheetrit
          SMG Public Relations
          011-972-547-555551



SOURCE Alon USA Energy, Inc.

Website: http://www.alonusa.com