04 Aug 2014

MOL Group further strengthens its retail position in the Czech Republic

MOL Plc. hereby informs capital market participants that MOL Group has signed an agreement with LUKOIL relating to the acquisition of its retail business in the Czech Republic.

The acquisition of LUKOIL’s network of 44 high-throughput service stations in the Czech Republic is in line with MOL Group’s retail growth strategy in CEE and it further increases the Group’s market presence within the supply radius of its core refineries.

Together with the recently announced acquisition of the ENI retail network this acquisition will allow MOL Group to reach a countrywide presence of 318 service stations and to firmly establish itself among the leading motor fuel retailers in the Czech Republic. MOL Group aims to realize wholesale and retail synergies following integration of Lukoil’s network into a combined organisation.

Completion of the acquisition is subject to fulfilment of certain conditions precedent, among others to obtaining merger clearance.

For further information, please contact:

Investor Relations: + 36 1 464 1395

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