SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 15, 2012
LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES N.V.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
3013 AK Rotterdam
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrants Telephone number, including area code: 31 10 275 5500
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 1.02 Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement; 8.01 Other Events.
On June 15, 2012, Lyondell Chemical Company (LCC), a wholly owned subsidiary of LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (the Company), redeemed all of its outstanding 8% Senior Secured Notes due 2017 (the 8% Notes). Immediately before the redemption, $10,454,000 aggregate principal amount of dollar-denominated 8% Notes were outstanding and 1,384,290 aggregate principal amount of euro-denominated 8% Notes were outstanding.
Also on June 15, 2012, LCC redeemed all of its outstanding 11% Senior Secured Notes due 2018 (the 11% Notes). Immediately before the redemption, $57,858,737 aggregate principal amount of 11% Notes was outstanding.
The redemption price for the 8% Notes and 11% Notes was 100% of the aggregate principal amount redeemed plus the applicable premium as provided for in the respective indentures.
As a result of these redemptions, no 8% Notes or 11% Notes remain outstanding and therefore, all of the guarantees of the Companys outstanding 6% Senior Notes due 2021, 5% Senior Notes due 2019 and 5.75% Senior Notes due 2024 by the Companys subsidiaries have been automatically released as of June 15, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
|LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES N.V.|
|Date: June 19, 2012||By:||/s/ Craig B. Glidden|
|Craig B. Glidden|
|Executive Vice President|