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Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. Declares Quarterly Distribution On Limited Partner Units; Schedules First Quarter 2015 Results Conference Call

Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (CLMT) (“Calumet” or the “Partnership”) a leading independent producer of specialty hydrocarbon and fuels products, today declared a quarterly cash distribution of $0.685 per unit, or $2.74 per unit on an annualized basis, for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 on all of its outstanding limited partner units.  The distribution will be paid on May 15, 2015 to unitholders of record as of the close of business on May 5, 2015.

The Partnership will report results for the first quarter 2015 on May 6, 2015 before the market opens.  A conference call is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. ET (12:00 p.m. CT) on May 6, 2015 to discuss the financial and operational results for the first quarter 2015.  Investors, analysts and members of the media interested in listening to the live presentation may call (855) 638-5674.  The telephonic replay is available by calling (855) 859-2056 and entering passcode 22743083. The replay will be available beginning May 6, 2015 until May 13, 2015.  A webcast of the earnings call and accompanying presentation slides will be available on the Partnership’s website at

About Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.

Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (CLMT) is a master limited partnership and a leading independent producer of high-quality, specialty hydrocarbon products in North America. Calumet processes crude oil and other feedstocks into customized lubricating oils, solvents and waxes used in consumer, industrial and automotive products. Calumet also produces fuel products including gasoline, diesel and jet fuel. Calumet is based in Indianapolis, Indiana and has fourteen manufacturing facilities located in northwest Louisiana, northwest Wisconsin, northern Montana, western Pennsylvania, Texas, New Jersey, Oklahoma, eastern Missouri and North Dakota.

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release includes statements that may constitute forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors that are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond management’s control. Factors that can affect future results are discussed in Calumet’s Annual Report on Form 10-K and other reports filed by Calumet from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Calumet undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement to reflect new information or events. This release is intended to be a qualified notice under Treasury Regulation Section 1.1446-4(b). Brokers and nominees should treat one hundred percent (100.0%) of Calumet’s distributions to non-U.S. investors as being attributable to income that is effectively connected with a United States trade or business.  Accordingly, Calumet’s distributions to non-U.S. investors are subject to federal income tax withholding at the highest applicable effective tax rate.