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): March 26, 2012
LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES N.V.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 8.01. Other Events
On March 26, 2012, LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (the Company) issued a press release announcing an offering of senior notes to institutional investors and certain non-U.S. persons. Also on March 26, 2012, the Company issued a press release announcing the commencement of a cash tender offer and related consent solicitation for certain outstanding notes.
Copies of the press releases announcing the launch of the note offering and the tender offers are attached as Exhibit 99.1 and Exhibit 99.2, respectively, to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.