Albemarle Corporation to present at the Gabelli & Company 4th Annual Specialty Chemicals Conference on March 20, 2013

Albemarle Corporation to present at the Gabelli & Company 4th Annual Specialty
                    Chemicals Conference on March 20, 2013

PR Newswire

BATON ROUGE, La., March 12, 2013

BATON ROUGE, La., March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:
ALB) announced today that Scott Tozier, Chief Financial Officer, and Tony
Parnell, Vice President, Global Sales and Supply Chain, will present at the
Gabelli & Company 4^th Annual Specialty Chemicals Conference at The Harvard
Club in New York, NY on March 20, 2013 at 8:30 am ET.The presentation and
audio webcast will be made available on Albemarle's website
athttp://investors.albemarle.com.

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About Albemarle
Albemarle Corporation, headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is a leading
global developer, manufacturer, and marketer of highly-engineered specialty
chemicals for consumer electronics, petroleum refining, utilities, packaging,
construction, automotive/transportation, pharmaceuticals, crop protection,
food-safety and custom chemistry services. The Company is committed to global
sustainability and is advancing its eco-practices and solutions in its three
business segments, Polymer Solutions, Catalysts and Fine Chemistry. Corporate
Responsibility Magazine selected Albemarle to its prestigious "100 Best
Corporate Citizens" list for 2010 and 2011. Albemarle employs approximately
4,000 people and serves customers in approximately 100 countries. Albemarle
regularly posts information to www.albemarle.com, including notification of
events, news, financial performance, investor presentations and webcasts,
Regulation G reconciliations, SEC filings, and other information regarding the
Company, its businesses and the markets we serve.

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995: Statements in this press release regarding Albemarle Corporation's
business that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that
involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and
uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained
in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual
Report on Form 10-K.

SOURCE Albemarle Corporation

Website: http://www.albemarle.com
Contact: Investor Relations Contact: Lorin Crenshaw, +1-225-388-7322,
Lorin.Crenshaw@albemarle.com; or Media Contact: Ashley Mendoza,
+1-225-388-7137, Ashley.Mendoza@albemarle.com