Alon USA Announces Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

  Alon USA Announces Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call
                                   Schedule

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Oct. 2, 2013

DALLAS, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ALJ)
("Alon") today announced that it plans to release its third quarter 2013
financial results on Thursday, November 7, 2013 after the market closes. In
conjunction with the release, Alon has scheduled a conference call, which will
be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, November 8, 2013 at 11:30 a.m.
Eastern Time (10:30 a.m. Central Time).

What: Alon USA Energy, Inc. Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call
When:  Friday, November 8, 2013 – 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time
        Live via phone by dialing 1-877-941-9205 or 480-629-9771, for
        international callers, and asking for the Alon USA Energy call at
Where:  least 10 minutes prior to the start time. Investors may also listen to
        the conference live on the Alon corporate website,
        http://www.alonusa.com, by logging on that site, clicking "Investor
        Center" and then "Alon USA Energy, Inc."

A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available through November
22, 2013 and may be accessed by calling 1-800-406-7325 or 303-590-3030, for
international callers, and using the passcode 4642298#. A web cast archive
will also be available at www.alonusa.com shortly after the call and will be
accessible for approximately 90 days. For more information, please contact
Donna Washburn at Dennard-Lascar Associates at 713-529-6600 or email
dwashburn@dennardlascar.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 144,000 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: Stacey Hudson
          Investor Relations Manager
          Alon USA Energy, Inc.
          972-367-3808
          Investors: Jack Lascar/Sheila Stuewe
          Dennard-Lascar Associates, LLC
          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