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Genco Shipping & Trading Limited [GSTL] Chairman to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

Jan 10, 2006

Jan 10, 2006, (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- What:

Peter Georgiopoulos, Chairman of Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NASDAQ: GSTL), will preside over the opening bell. Genco Shipping & Trading Limited is an international ship owning company. The Company transports iron ore, coal, grain, steel products and other drybulk cargoes along worldwide shipping routes. Its wholly owned modern fleet of dry cargo vessels consists of 17 Panamax, Handymax and Handysize vessels that provide an essential link in international trade.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio

When:

Wednesday, January 11th, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. EST

Feed Information:

The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.

Photos:

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Contacts:
John C. Wobensmith
Chief Financial Officer
(646) 443-8555
Contact via http://www.marketwire.com/mw/emailprcntct?id=79D9D738F2872560
&
Leon Berman
The IGB Group
(212) 477-8496
Contact via http://www.marketwire.com/mw/emailprcntct?id=40E176EE6CD60286
NASDAQ MarketSite:
Stephanie Lowenthal
(646) 441-5220

SOURCE: NASDAQ