Press Release

Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Changes Date for Release of Third-Quarter 2009 Financials

LONDON, August 27, 2009 - Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (Oslo B?rs: SNI) today announced that it will publish the Company's financial results for the third quarter of 2009, which ends on August 31, 2009, on October 6, 2009, rather than the previously announced date of October 1, 2009.
Jan Chr. Engelhardtsen
U.K. +44 (0) 20 7611 8972
Jens F. Gr?ner-Hegge
U.K. +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 the parcel tanker, tank container, terminal, rail and barge services of its wholly owned subsidiary Stolt Tankers & Terminals and Stolt Tank Containers, 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 currently listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.