Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of report (date of earliest event reported): September 23, 2014




(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)




DELAWARE   000-50056   05-0527861

(State of incorporation

or organization)



file number)


(I.R.S. employer

identification number)

4200 Stone Road

Kilgore, TX 75662

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (903) 983-6200

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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On September 23, 2014, Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (the “Partnership”), issued a press release announcing the commencement of an underwritten public offering of 3,000,000 common units (plus an additional 450,000 common units pursuant to an option to be granted to the underwriters) under its existing shelf registration statement (the “Offering”).

In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information set forth in this Item 7.01 and in the attached Exhibit 99.1 is deemed to be “furnished” and not deemed to be “filed” for purposes of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

Item 8.01. Other Events.

Pursuant to the Offering, the following table shows our cash and cash equivalents and our capitalization as of June 30, 2014:


    on an actual basis; and


    on a pro forma and as adjusted basis to give effect to: (a) the purchase of all of the outstanding Category A membership interests in Cardinal Gas Storage Partners LLC (“Cardinal”), which closed on August 29, 2014 (the “Transaction”) and the related purchase accounting adjustment, (b) the sale of 89,252 common units after June 30, 2014 pursuant to our at-the-market program, (c) the issuance of 1,171,265 common units to Martin Product Sales LLC.

This table should be read in conjunction with our historical financial statements and the accompanying notes incorporated by reference in our prospectus supplement for the Offering.


     June 30, 2014
(In thousands)
   Actual      Pro Forma
and as

Cash and cash equivalents

   $ 2,704       $ 7,077   

Debt, including current maturities:


Revolving credit facility(1)

     290,000         630,929   

7.250% Senior Notes due 2021(2)

     402,168         402,168   







Total long-term debt

     692,168         1,033,097   

Partners’ capital


Common unitholders

     377,673         367,103   

General partner

     9,060         9,442   







Total partners’ capital

     386,733         376,545 (3) 







Total capitalization

   $ 1,078,901       $ 1,409,642   








(1) As of September 22, 2014, borrowings under our revolving credit facility were $640.0 million.
(2) Including unamortized premium of $2.2 million.
(3) Based on the application of purchase accounting at the date of the Transaction, the Partnership reduced its carrying value of its investment in Cardinal by approximately $30.4 million, which will be reflected as a non-recurring, non-cash charge in the Partnership’s income statement for the third quarter.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.


Exhibit No.



99.1    Launch Press Release dated September 23, 2014.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


  By:   Martin Midstream GP LLC,
    Its General Partner
Date: September 23, 2014   By:  

/s/ Robert D. Bondurant

    Robert D. Bondurant,
    Executive Vice President, Treasurer and
    Chief Financial Officer

Exhibit No.



99.1    Launch Press Release dated September 23, 2014.