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Sasol Limited - Sasol Hosts An Investor Visit To Its Us Ethane Cracker And Derivatives Project

Release Date: 02/02/2015 17:30:00      Code(s): SOL SOLBE1     
Sasol Limited
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
(Registration number 1979/003231/06)
Sasol Ordinary Share codes:     JSE: SOL       NYSE: SSL
Sasol Ordinary ISIN codes:      ZAE000006896 US8038663006
Sasol BEE Ordinary Share code: JSE: SOLBE1
Sasol BEE Ordinary ISIN code:   ZAE000151817
("Sasol" or "the Company")

Sasol hosts an investor visit to its US ethane cracker and
derivatives project

Sasol will today be hosting analysts and investors at its
Westlake facility in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

On 27 October 2014, the company announced that it had taken a
final investment decision to construct an 8.1 billion dollar
ethane cracker and derivatives complex at its existing site in
Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Once commissioned, this world-scale petrochemicals complex will
roughly triple Sasol?s chemical production capacity in the
United States, enabling Sasol to further strengthen its
position in a growing global chemicals market. The U.S. Gulf
Coast?s robust infrastructure for transporting and storing
abundant, low-cost ethane was a key driver in the decision to
invest in America.

Last week, Sasol announced that it is developing a
comprehensive plan to respond to the current low oil price
environment. At the same time, the company confirmed that the
construction of the cracker and derivatives complex will
continue.

Given the robust project economics, the Sasol team is confident
that this facility is the first step in developing the
Louisiana site into an integrated multi-asset, multi-business
hub, which will enable future growth for several decades to
come.

A supporting presentation and audio webcast will be available
on the company?s website at http://www.sasol.com/investor-
centre/presentations-and-speeches/us-site-visit and will begin
at 10h30 (CST), 18h30 (SA), 16h30 (GMT).


2 February 2015
Johannesburg

Sponsor: Deutsche Securities (SA) Proprietary Limited
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