PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 2, 2009--
Sunoco, Inc. (NYSE:SUN) today declared a cash dividend for the third
quarter of 2009 of 30.0 cents per share on all full shares of common
stock outstanding, payable September 10, 2009 to shareholders of record
at the close of business on August 11, 2009. The dividend on Sunoco
common stock is unchanged from the previous quarter.
Sunoco, Inc., headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, is a leading
manufacturer and marketer of petroleum and petrochemical products. With
825,000 barrels per day of refining capacity, approximately 4,700 retail
sites selling gasoline and convenience items, approximately 6,000 miles
of crude oil and refined product owned and operated pipelines and 43
product terminals, Sunoco is one of the largest independent
refiner-marketers in the United States. Sunoco is a significant
manufacturer of petrochemicals with an annual production capacity of
approximately five billion pounds, largely chemical intermediates used
to make fibers, plastics, film and resins. Utilizing a unique, patented
technology, Sunoco's cokemaking facilities in the United States have the
capacity to manufacture approximately 3.0 million tons annually of
high-quality metallurgical-grade coke for use in the steel industry.
Sunoco also is the operator of, and has an equity interest in, a 1.7
million tons-per-year cokemaking facility in Vitória, Brazil.
Source: Sunoco, Inc.
Thomas Golembeski (media) 215-977-6298
Diebold (investors) 215-977-6764