SOURCE: ESP Resources, Inc.

ESP Resources, Inc.

February 21, 2013 09:00 ET

ESP Resources Enters Into Supply Agreement for Mexico

Management Expects New Sales to Exceed $10 Million in 2013, $30 Million in 2014

THE WOODLANDS, TX--(Marketwire - Feb 21, 2013) - ESP Resources, Inc. (OTCBB: ESPI) (the "Company" or "ESP Resources"), an oil and gas services company, announced today that, through its wholly-owned subsidiary ESP Petrochemicals, Inc., it has entered into a Reseller and License Agreement (the "Agreement") with RGV Petroleum, LLC in McAllen, TX ("RGV") for the supply of certain of the Company's products in Mexico. Under the Agreement, RGV is obligated to obtain field service contracts for the supply of the Company's chemicals to several clients in Mexico and is targeting, among others, the world's second largest non-publicly listed company and one of the largest service companies in Mexico. ESP Resources will also be providing technical support engineering for onsite guidance and training to RGV that will be billed on an as-needed basis.

David Dugas, President of ESP Resources, said, "The value of this contract is expected to exceed $10 million in 2013 and ramp up to $30 million in 2014. We anticipate revenues from this agreement to begin in March of 2013."

Mr. Dugas added, "We will also be testing a 300,000 plus barrel per day water injection plant in the Southeast oilfields of Mexico with RGV, and we expect additional revenues from this facility to start in the second quarter of 2013."

For more information regarding this announcement, please refer to the corresponding Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

About ESP Resources, Inc.:

ESP Resources, Inc. is a publicly traded oil and gas services company (OTCBB: ESPI) headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas. Through its subsidiaries, the Company manufactures, blends, distributes and markets specialty chemicals and analytical services to the oil and gas industry and also provides services for the upstream, midstream and downstream sectors of the energy industry, including new construction, major modifications to operational support for onshore and offshore production, gathering, refining facilities and pipelines designed to optimize performance and increase operators' return on investment. The Company's senior management has over 100 years of combined operating experience in the oil and gas services industry. More information is available on the Company's Website at

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