KILGORE, Texas, Feb. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (Nasdaq:MMLP) (the " Partnership") announced today that the Partnership and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Martin Midstream Finance Corp., successfully completed the previously announced private placement of $250 million principal amount of 7.250% senior unsecured notes due February 15, 2021 in a private placement. The Partnership received approximately $245.1 million in proceeds from the sale of the notes, after deducting underwriting discounts, commissions and estimated expenses of the offering. The Partnership used the net proceeds from the senior unsecured notes offering to repay borrowings under its revolving credit facility. The securities have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, (the " Securities Act"), or any state securities laws and, unless so registered, the securities may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. The Partnership only offered and sold the notes to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act and to persons outside the United States pursuant to Regulation S under the Securities Act. This press release is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy the notes or any other securities and shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, or a sale of, the notes or any other securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale is unlawful. About Martin Midstream Partners L.P. Martin Midstream Partners L.P. is a publicly traded limited partnership with a diverse set of operations focused primarily in the United States Gulf Coast region. The Partnership's primary business lines include: terminalling, storage, processing and packaging services for petroleum products and by-products; natural gas liquids storage, marketing and distribution services and natural gas storage; sulfur and sulfur-based products processing, manufacturing, marketing and distribution; and marine transportation services for petroleum products and by-products.