Alliance One International, Inc. Announces Results And Proration Of Its Tender Offer For Up To $60.0 Million Of Its 5-1/2%

Alliance One International, Inc. Announces Results And Proration Of Its Tender
 Offer For Up To $60.0 Million Of Its 5-1/2% Convertible Senior Subordinated
                     Notes Due 2014 (CUSIP NO. 018772AQ6)

PR Newswire

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Aug. 30, 2013

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Aug.30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Alliance One International,
Inc. (NYSE:AOI) ("Alliance One" or the "Company") today announced the results
and proration of its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Tender
Offer") for up to $60.0 million in aggregate principal amount of its 5½%
Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2014 (the "Convertible Notes") at a
purchase price equal to $1,030 per $1,000 principal amount of Convertible
Notes purchased, plus accrued and unpaid interest on such Convertible Notes up
to, but not including, the payment date. The Tender Offer expired at 12:00
midnight, New York City time, at the end of Thursday, August 29, 2013 (the
"Expiration Time"). As of the Expiration Time, $114,068,000 in aggregate
principal amount of the Convertible Notes were validly tendered and not
properly withdrawn. The Company accepted for payment $60.0 million in
aggregate principal amount of the Convertible Notes validly tendered and not
properly withdrawn pursuant to the Tender Offer, applying a pro ration factor
of approximately 52.62%. Payment for the Convertible Notes tendered and
accepted for payment is expected to be made today. All Convertible Notes
tendered but not accepted for payment will be promptly returned to, or
credited to the account of, the tendering holder.

The Company retained Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. to serve as the dealer
manager for the Tender Offer and D.F. King & Co., Inc. to serve as the
information agent and tender agent for the Tender Offer.

This press release is for informational purposes only and is not an offer to
purchase, or a solicitation of an offer to purchase, any securities. The
Tender Offer has been made solely pursuant to an offer to purchase, including
supplements thereto, and the related letter of transmittal, which set forth
the complete terms of the Tender Offer.

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements. Actual results may
differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements.
Additional information concerning factors that could cause actual results to
differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements is contained
under the heading of "Risk Factors" listed from time to time in the Company's
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its Annual
Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013, filed on June
17, 2013.

About Alliance One

Alliance One International, Inc. is a leading independent leaf tobacco
merchant serving the world's cigarette manufacturers.

www.aointl.com

SOURCE Alliance One International, Inc.

Website: http://www.aointl.com
Contact: Joel L. Thomas, (919) 379-4300