News Release
October 14, 2003

TEPPCO PARTNERS, L.P. ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL

HOUSTON -- TEPPCO Partners, L.P. (NYSE:TPP) will release third quarter 2003 financial results on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2003. Following are details on the call:

   What:    TEPPCO Partners, L.P. third quarter earnings conference call

   When:   Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2003 at 9 a.m. Eastern/8 a.m. Central

   Where:  www.teppco.com

   How:     To participate live over the Internet or via telephone -- simply log on to the Web site at the address above, or dial in to 800/289-0730, confirmation code 381590. Please call in five to 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

An audio replay of the conference call will also be available for seven days by dialing 888/203-1112 with a confirmation code of 381590. A replay and transcript will also be available by accessing the financial center of the company’s Web site at http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/ir_site.zhtml?ticker=tpp.

TEPPCO Partners, L.P. is a publicly traded master limited partnership, which conducts business through various subsidiary operating companies. TEPPCO owns and operates one of the largest common carrier pipelines of refined petroleum products and liquefied petroleum gases in the United States; owns and operates petrochemical and natural gas liquid pipelines; is engaged in crude oil transportation, storage, gathering and marketing; owns and operates natural gas gathering systems; and owns 50-percent interests in Seaway Crude Pipeline Company, Centennial Pipeline LLC, and Mont Belvieu Storage Partners, L.P., and an undivided ownership interest in the Basin Pipeline. Texas Eastern Products Pipeline Company, LLC, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Duke Energy Field Services, LLC, is the general partner of TEPPCO Partners, L.P.   For more information, visit TEPPCO’s Web site at www.teppco.com.

Contact: Investor Relations -- Brenda J. Peters
Phone: 713/759-3954, toll-free: 800/659-0059
24-Hour Phone: n/a
e-mail: bjpeters@teppco.com
Contact: Media Relations -- Kathleen A. Sauve
Phone: 713/759-3635
24-Hour Phone: 704/382-8333
e-mail: kasauve@teppco.com