Directors of AmeriGas Propane, Inc., general partner of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE: APU), have declared a partnership distribution of $0.705 cents per limited partnership unit, payable May 18, 2010 to unitholders of record May 10, 2010.

The increase in the regular quarterly distribution to $0.705 represents a 5% increase. The annualized distribution rate including this increase will be $2.82 per limited partnership unit.

AmeriGas Partners is the nation’s largest retail propane marketer. UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) through subsidiaries owns 44% of the partnership and individual unitholders own the remaining 56%.

Comprehensive information about AmeriGas is available on the Internet at

Nominees are hereby notified that they are responsible for withholding 35% of this distribution from foreign investors as required under Section 1446 of the Internal Revenue Code.

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