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Genco Shipping & Trading Limited to Present at DnB NOR Markets 2009 Offshore & Shipping Management Access Conference

Feb 26, 2009

NEW YORK, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) today announced that the Company's Chief Financial Officer, John C. Wobensmith, is scheduled to present at the DnB NOR Markets 2009 Offshore & Shipping Management Access Conference in Oslo, Norway on Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 3:30 p.m. local time (9:30 a.m. ET). The accompanying slide presentation will be available in the Investor Relations section of Genco Shipping's website at 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 32 drybulk vessels consisting of six Capesize, eight Panamax, four Supramax, six Handymax and eight Handysize vessels, with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 2,396,500 dwt. After the expected delivery of three vessels the Company has agreed to acquire, Genco Shipping & Trading Limited will own a fleet of 35 drybulk vessels, consisting of nine Capesize, eight Panamax, four Supramax, six Handymax and eight Handysize vessels, with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 2,908,000 dwt.

SOURCE  Genco Shipping & Trading Limited

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    /CONTACT:  John C. Wobensmith, Chief Financial Officer of Genco Shipping &
Trading Limited, +1-646-443-8555/
    /Web Site:  http://www.gencoshipping.com /
    (GNK)

CO:  Genco Shipping & Trading Limited; DnB NOR Markets 2009 Offshore &
     Shipping Management Access Conference
ST:  New York, Norway
IN:  TRN MAR
SU:  TDS

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