OREANDA-NEWS. April 12, 2016.  Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) (Enterprise) announced today that the board of directors of its general partner declared an increase in the quarterly cash distribution paid to partners to \\$0.395 per common unit, or \\$1.58 per unit on an annualized basis. This distribution rate with respect to the first quarter of 2016 is consistent with the distribution Enterprises management planned to recommend to the board of Enterprises general partner as indicated in the press release dated January 4, 2016.

The quarterly distribution will be paid on Friday, May 6, 2016, to unitholders of record as of the close of business on Friday, April 29, 2016. This distribution, which represents a 5.3 percent increase over the distribution declared with respect to the first quarter of 2015, is the 56th distribution increase since Enterprises initial public offering in 1998 and the 47th consecutive quarterly increase.

Enterprise will announce its earnings for the first quarter of 2016 on Thursday, April 28, 2016, before the New York Stock Exchange opens for trading. Following the announcement, the partnership will host a conference call at 9 a.m. CT with analysts and investors to discuss earnings. The call will be webcast live on the Internet and may be accessed through the Investors section of the partnerships website, www.enterpriseproducts.com.

To listen to the webcast, participants should access the partnerships website at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the conference call to download and install any necessary audio software. A replay of the webcast will be available for one week following the conference call and may be accessed one hour after completion of the call.

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of midstream energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Our services include: natural gas gathering, treating, processing, transportation and storage; NGL transportation, fractionation, storage and import and export terminals; crude oil gathering, transportation, storage and terminals; petrochemical and refined products transportation, storage and terminals; and a marine transportation business that operates primarily on the United States inland and Intracoastal Waterway systems. The partnerships assets include approximately 49,000 miles of pipelines; 250 million barrels of storage capacity for NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals; and 14 billion cubic feet of natural gas storage capacity.

This release is intended to be a qualified notice under Treasury Regulation Section 1.1446-4(b). Brokers and nominees should treat one hundred percent (100.0%) of Enterprises distributions to non-U.S. investors as being attributable to income that is effectively connected with a United States trade or business. Accordingly, Enterprises distributions to non-U.S. investors are subject to federal income tax withholding at the highest applicable effective tax rate.