Press Release

Stolt-Nielsen Limited : Distributes 2012 Annual Report

LONDON, March 18, 2013 - Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo B?rs: SNI) today announced that the Company's 2012 Annual Report has been posted on the Company's website,
www.stolt-nielsen.com/Investor-Relations/Annual-Report.aspx.

Printed copies of the 2012 Annual Report were distributed today, together with materials for the Annual General Meeting, to shareholders on record in the VPS system as of March 11, 2013.  The AGM will be held on April 18, 2013 and its material has been posted on the Company's website, www.stolt-nielsen.com/Investor-Relations/Annual-General-Meetings.aspx

For additional information please contact:

Jan Chr. Engelhardtsen
Chief Financial Officer
UK +44 (0) 20 7611 8972
[email protected]
                                                           
Jens F. Gr?ner-Hegge
VP Corporate Finance
UK +44 (0) 20 7611 8985
[email protected]

About Stolt-Nielsen Limited

Stolt-Nielsen Limited (SNL or the "Company") is a leading global provider of integrated transportation solutions for bulk liquid chemicals, edible oils, acids, and other specialty liquids through its three largest business divisions, Stolt Tankers, Stolthaven Terminals and Stolt Tank Containers.  Stolt Sea Farm produces and markets high quality turbot, sole, sturgeon, and caviar.  Stolt-Nielsen Gas, through its investment in Avance Gas Holding Ltd., transports liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) with its fleet of very large gas carriers (VLGCs).  Stolt-Nielsen Limited is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.