Vale S.A.: Vale announces dates for reporting of 3Q13 performance

      Vale S.A.: Vale announces dates for reporting of 3Q13 performance

Rio de Janeiro,  October 1,  2013 -  Vale S.A.  (Vale) will  release its  3Q13 
production and financial performance reports  on Wednesday, November 6,  2013, 
both after markets close. Due to the different time zones, for Hong Kong  3Q13 
both production and financial reports  will be released on Thursday,  November 
7, before markets opening.

Vale will  release simultaneously  consolidated  financial statement  in  IFRS 
(International Financial Reporting Standards), in USD and BRL.

Vale will host two conference calls and webcasts on Thursday, November 7.  The 
first, in Portuguese (non-translated), will begin at 10:00 a.m. Rio de Janeiro
time. The second, in English, at 12:00 p.m. Rio de Janeiro time, 9:00 a.m.  US 
Eastern Daylight Time, 2:00  p.m. British Standard Time,  and 10:00 p.m.  Hong 
Kong time.

Dial in to conference calls/webcasts:

In Portuguese:

Participants from Brazil: (55 11) 4688-6341

Participants from the US: (1 855) 281-6021

Participants from other countries: (1 786) 924-6977

Access code: VALE

In English:

Participants from Brazil: (55 11) 4688-6341

Participants from the US: (1 866) 262-4553

Participants from other countries: (1 412) 317-6029

Access code: VALE



                                      For further information, please contact:


                     Roberto Castello Branco:

                                 Viktor Moszkowicz:

                                    Carla Albano Miller:

                                         Andrea Gutman:

                                     Marcelo Bonança:

                                      Marcelo Lobato:

                                    Marcio Loures Penna:

                                         Samantha Pons:



This press release  may include  statements that  present Vale's  expectations 
about future events or results.  All statements, when based upon  expectations 
about the  future and  not  on historical  facts,  involve various  risks  and 
uncertainties. Vale cannot guarantee that such statements will prove  correct. 
These risks and uncertainties  include factors related  to the following:  (a) 
the countries where we operate, especially  Brazil and Canada; (b) the  global 
economy; (c) the capital markets; (d)  the mining and metals prices and  their 
dependence on global industrial production,  which is cyclical by nature;  and 
(e) global  competition in  the  markets in  which  Vale operates.  To  obtain 
further information on factors that may  lead to results different from  those 
forecast by  Vale,  please  consult  the reports  Vale  files  with  the  U.S. 
Securities and Exchange  Commission (SEC), the  Brazilian Comissão de  Valores 
Mobiliários (CVM), the French Autorité  des Marchés Financiers (AMF), and  The 
Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited,  and in particular the factors  discussed 
under "Forward-Looking Statements" and "Risk Factors" in Vale's annual  report 
on Form 20-F.

Vale announces dates for reporting of 3Q13 performance


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