Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): July 20, 2009
Plains All American Pipeline, L.P.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (713) 646-4100
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report): Not applicable
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
ITEM 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2. of Form 8-K, the following information shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
On July 20, 2009, Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (the Partnership) announced that it has commenced a public offering of senior notes. The Partnership intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to supplement the capital available under its existing hedged inventory facility to fund working capital needs associated with base levels of routine foreign crude oil import and for seasonal LPG inventory requirements. The hedged inventory facility matures in November 2009 and is generally renewed annually. Excess net proceeds, if any, will be used for general partnership purposes, including reductions in outstanding borrowings under its credit facilities. The press release announcing the offering and the preliminary prospectus relating to the offering are furnished as exhibits.
ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: July 20, 2009