Press Release

Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Financial Calendar for 2010

LONDON, November 18, 2009 - Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (Oslo B?rs: SNI) today announced that it will publish the Company's financial results for 4Q09 and 2010 on the following dates:
 
4Q09:  Jan.28.10        Presentation in Oslo
1Q10:  Apr.07.10       Conference call
2Q10:  Jul.01.10         Presentation in Oslo
3Q10:  Sep.30.10       Conference call
4Q10:  Jan.27.11        Presentation in Oslo
 
Contacts:
 
Jan Chr. Engelhardtsen
Chief Financial Officer
UK +44 (0) 20 7611 8972
 
Jens F. Gr?ner-Hegge
V.P. Corporate Finance
UK +44 (0) 20 7611 8985
 
About Stolt-Nielsen S.A.
Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (SNSA or the "Company") is one of the world's leading providers of transportation services for bulk liquid chemicals, edible oils, acids, and other specialty liquids. The Company, through its parcel tanker, tank container, terminal, rail and barge operations, provides integrated transportation solutions for its customers. Stolt Sea Farm, wholly owned by the Company, produces and markets high quality turbot, sole, sturgeon, and caviar. Stolt-Nielsen is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.
 
Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains "forward-looking statements" based on information available to the Company on the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statement. These statements may be identified by the use of words like "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "may," "plan," "project," "will," "should," "seek," and similar expressions. The forward-looking statements reflect the Company's current views and assumptions and are subject to risks and uncertainties. The Company does not represent or warrant that the Company's actual future results, performance or achievements will be as discussed in the those statements, and assumes no obligation to, and does not intend to, update any of those forward-looking statements other than as may be required by applicable law.