Caterpillar Announces Date of Annual Meeting of Stockholders

         Caterpillar Announces Date of Annual Meeting of Stockholders

PR Newswire

PEORIA, Ill., March 8, 2013

PEORIA, Ill., March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will
conduct its 2013 annual meeting of stockholders on Wednesday, June 12, at 8
a.m. Eastern Daylight Time in Greensboro, North Carolina. The proxy statement
containing the meeting details and admission procedures is expected to be
available no later than the first week in May to stockholders of record as of
April 15, 2013.

About Caterpillar:
For more than 85 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress
possible and driving positive change on every continent. With 2012 sales and
revenues of $65.875 billion, Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer
of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines,
industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company also is a
leading services provider through Caterpillar Financial Services, Caterpillar
Remanufacturing Services and Progress Rail Services. More information is
available at:

SOURCE Caterpillar Inc.

Contact: Jim Dugan, Global Government & Corporate Affairs, +1-309-494-4100,
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