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Marathon Petroleum Corporation announces final results of note exchange offers and consent solicitations

FINDLAY, Ohio, Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) today announced the final results of the previously announced offers to exchange (the "Exchange Offers") any and all outstanding senior notes issued by Andeavor as set forth in the table below (the "Existing Andeavor Notes") for (1) up to $3,375,000,000 aggregate principal amount of new senior notes issued by MPC (the "New MPC Notes") and (2) cash, and related consent solicitations (the "Consent Solicitations") to adopt certain amendments to each of the indentures governing the Existing Andeavor Notes.

The Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations expired at 12:01, a.m., New York City time, on Oct. 1, 2018 (the "Expiration Date"). As of the Expiration Date, the following principal amounts of each series of Existing Andeavor Notes were validly tendered and not validly withdrawn (and consents thereby validly given and not validly revoked):

 

Title of Series/CUSIP Number of Existing
Andeavor Notes

Aggregate Principal Amount
Outstanding

Existing Andeavor Notes Tendered at
Expiration Date



Principal Amount

Percentage

5.375% Senior Notes due 2022 / 881609AZ4

$475,000,000

$336,820,000

70.91%

4.750% Senior Notes due 2023 /
03349MAC9, 881609BB6, U88149AK2

$850,000,000

$613,986,000

72.23%

5.125% Senior Notes due 2024 / 881609BA8

$300,000,000

$241,283,000

80.43%

5.125% Senior Notes due 2026 /
03349MAD7, 881609BC4, U88149AL0

$750,000,000

$718,710,000

95.83%

3.800% Senior Notes due 2028 / 03349MAA3

$500,000,000

$496,487,000

99.30%

4.500% Senior Notes due 2048 / 03349MAB1

$500,000,000

$497,590,000

99.52%

 

The Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations were made in connection with MPC's acquisition of Andeavor, which was completed on Oct. 1, 2018, and pursuant to the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the offering memorandum and consent solicitation statement, dated Aug. 29, 2018 (the "Offering Memorandum and Consent Solicitation Statement").

Upon settlement of the Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations, which is expected to occur on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, MPC will (i) issue to the holders of the Existing Andeavor Notes whose securities were tendered on or before 5:00 p.m., New York City Time, on September 12, 2018 (the "Early Tender Date"), and accepted for exchange, New MPC Notes in an equal aggregate principal amount to the principal amount of the Existing Andeavor Notes that have been accepted for exchange, (ii) issue to the holders of the Existing Andeavor Notes whose securities were tendered after the Early Tender Date but prior to the Expiration Date and accepted for exchange, New MPC Notes in an aggregate principal amount equal to $970 for each $1,000 aggregate principal amount of Existing Andeavor Notes that have been accepted for exchange, and (iii) pay to the holders of the Existing Andeavor Notes whose securities have been accepted for exchange a total of $2,904,874 in cash as part of the exchange consideration.

In addition, as previously disclosed, Andeavor received consents in the Consent Solicitations sufficient to approve amendments to the respective indentures governing the Existing Andeavor Notes. As a result, Andeavor and the trustee for the Existing Andeavor Notes entered into supplemental indentures implementing those amendments to the indentures governing the Existing Andeavor Notes.

The New MPC Notes will only be issued to eligible holders of Existing Andeavor Notes who have completed and returned an eligibility form confirming that they are either (i) "Qualified Institutional Buyers" as that term is defined in Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933 (the "Securities Act") or (ii) persons that are outside of the "United States" and that are (a) not "U.S. persons," as those terms are defined in Rule 902 under the Securities Act, (b) "non-U.S. qualified offerees," as defined in the Offering Memorandum and Consent Solicitation Statement, and (c) not located in Canada.

The New MPC Notes have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act or any state securities laws. Therefore, the New MPC Notes may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and any applicable state securities laws.

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation
Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) is a leading integrated downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation's largest refining system with over 3 million barrels per day of crude oil capacity across 16 refineries. MPC's marketing system includes approximately 7,800 branded locations across the United States, including approximately 5,600 Marathon brand retail outlets. Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates approximately 4,000 retail convenience stores across the United States. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in two midstream companies, MPLX LP (NYSE: MPLX) and Andeavor Logistics LP (NYSE: ANDX), which own and operate gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Investor Relations Contact:
Kristina Kazarian (419) 421-2071

Media Contact:
Chuck Rice (419) 421-2521

This communication contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of federal securities laws regarding Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC). These forward-looking statements relate to, among other things, the acquisition of Andeavor and include expectations, estimates and projections concerning the business and operations, strategic initiatives and value creation plans of MPC. In accordance with "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, these statements are accompanied by cautionary language identifying important factors, though not necessarily all such factors, that could cause future outcomes to differ materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements. You can identify forward-looking statements by words such as "anticipate," "believe," "could," "design," "estimate," "expect," "forecast," "goal," "guidance," "imply," "intend," "may," "objective," "opportunity," "outlook," "plan," "position," "potential," "predict," "project," "prospective," "pursue," "seek," "should," "strategy," "target," "would," "will" or other similar expressions that convey the uncertainty of future events or outcomes. Such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors, some of which are beyond the company's control and are difficult to predict. Factors that could cause MPC's actual results to differ materially from those implied in the forward-looking statements include: the risk that the cost savings and any other synergies from the Andeavor transaction may not be fully realized or may take longer to realize than expected; disruption from the Andeavor transaction making it more difficult to maintain relationships with customers, employees or suppliers; risks relating to any unforeseen liabilities of Andeavor; future levels of revenues, refining and marketing margins, operating costs, retail gasoline and distillate margins, merchandise margins, income from operations, net income or earnings per share; the regional, national and worldwide availability and pricing of refined products, crude oil, natural gas, NGLs and other feedstocks; consumer demand for refined products; our ability to manage disruptions in credit markets or changes to our credit rating; future levels of capital, environmental or maintenance expenditures, general and administrative and other expenses; the success or timing of completion of ongoing or anticipated capital or maintenance projects; the reliability of processing units and other equipment; business strategies, growth opportunities and expected investment; MPC's share repurchase authorizations, including the timing and amounts of any common stock repurchases; the adequacy of our capital resources and liquidity, including but not limited to, availability of sufficient cash flow to execute our business plan and to effect any share repurchases, including within the expected timeframe; the effect of restructuring or reorganization of business components; the potential effects of judicial or other proceedings on our business, financial condition, results of operations and cash flows; continued or further volatility in and/or degradation of general economic, market, industry or business conditions; compliance with federal and state environmental, economic, health and safety, energy and other policies and regulations, including the cost of compliance with the Renewable Fuel Standard, and/or enforcement actions initiated thereunder; the anticipated effects of actions of third parties such as competitors, activist investors or federal, foreign, state or local regulatory authorities or plaintiffs in litigation; the impact of adverse market conditions or other similar risks to those identified herein affecting MPLX or Andeavor Logistics LP (ANDX); and the factors set forth under the heading "Risk Factors" in MPC's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended Dec. 31, 2017, and in MPC's Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2018, filed with Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). We have based our forward-looking statements on our current expectations, estimates and projections about our industry. We caution that these statements are not guarantees of future performance and you should not rely unduly on them, as they involve risks, uncertainties, and assumptions that we cannot predict. In addition, we have based many of these forward-looking statements on assumptions about future events that may prove to be inaccurate. While our management considers these assumptions to be reasonable, they are inherently subject to significant business, economic, competitive, regulatory and other risks, contingencies and uncertainties, most of which are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond our control. Accordingly, our actual results may differ materially from the future performance that we have expressed or forecast in our forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statements except to the extent required by applicable law. Copies of MPC's Form 10-K are available on the SEC website, MPC's website at http://ir.marathonpetroleum.com or by contacting MPC's Investor Relations office. Copies of MPLX's Form 10-K are available on the SEC website, MPLX's website at http://ir.mplx.com or by contacting MPLX's Investor Relations office. Copies of ANDX's Form 10-K are available on the SEC website, ANDX's website at http://ir.andeavorlogistics.com or by contacting ANDX's Investor Relations office.

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