Arrow Electronics Amended Credit Facility Increased to $1.5 Billion

  Arrow Electronics Amended Credit Facility Increased to $1.5 Billion

                   -- Maturity Extended to December 2018 –-

Business Wire

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- December 18, 2013

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that the company has amended its
credit facility, extending its maturity to December 2018 and its capacity to
$1.5 billion. The credit facility previously matured in August 2016 and
totaled $1.2 billion.

"Our ability to increase the size of our credit facility to $1.5 billion and
extend the maturity reflects the strength of our company," said Paul J.
Reilly, executive vice president, finance and operations, and chief financial
officer. "When combined with our strong cash flows and balance sheet, the
credit facility enhances our financial flexibility to continue to drive
strategic growth."

Arrow Electronics ( is a global provider of products, services
and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and
enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for
more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and
commercial customers through a global network of more than 470 locations in 55

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Arrow Electronics, Inc.
Greg Hanson, 303-824-4537
Vice President and Treasurer
Paul J. Reilly, 631-847-1872
Executive Vice President, Finance and Operations, & Chief Financial Officer
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John Hourigan, 303-824-4586
Vice President, Corporate Communications
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