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Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Announces Second Quarter 2008 Conference Call and Webcast

Jul 17, 2008
NEW YORK, July 17, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's results for the second quarter of 2008 on Thursday, July 31, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet and include a slide presentation.
    What:   Second Quarter 2008 Conference Call and Webcast

    When:   Thursday, July 31, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time

    Where:  There are two ways to access the call:

            Dial-in: (888) 204-4610 or (913) 312-1300; Passcode: 1470749

            Please dial in at least 10 minutes prior to 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time
            to ensure a prompt start to the call.

            For live webcast and slide presentation:
            http://www.gencoshipping.com


If you are unable to participate at this time, a replay of the call will be available through Thursday, August 14, 2008 at (888) 203-1112 or (719) 457-0820. Enter the code 1470749 to access the audio replay. The webcast will also be archived on the Company's website: http://www.gencoshipping.com.

About Genco Shipping & Trading Limited

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited transports iron ore, coal, grain, steel products and other drybulk cargoes along worldwide shipping routes. Genco Shipping & Trading Limited currently owns a fleet of 30 drybulk vessels consisting of five Capesize, seven Panamax, four Supramax, six Handymax and eight Handysize vessels, with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 2,151,000 dwt. After the expected delivery of 11 vessels the Company has agreed to acquire, Genco Shipping & Trading Limited will own a fleet of 41 drybulk vessels, consisting of 12 Capesize, eight Panamax, four Supramax, six Handymax and 11 Handysize vessels, with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 3,516,000 dwt.

SOURCE Genco Shipping & Trading Limited

http://www.gencoshipping.com