Royal Caribbean announces public offering of senior notes

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced today it has commenced marketing a proposed $350 million senior note public offering. Citigroup, Credit Suisse First Boston, Goldman, Sachs & Co., and Morgan Stanley will be joint-bookrunning lead managers for the offering.
Net proceeds from this offering will be used by the Company for general corporate purposes, including capital expenditures, to repay indebtedness outstanding under the Company`s unsecured revolving credit facility and to enhance the Company`s overall liquidity position. The securities are being offered as part of a shelf registration statement previously filed and declared effective with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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