Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Announces Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call and Webcast

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Announces Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call                                  and Webcast  PR Newswire  NEW YORK, July 20, 2012  NEW YORK, July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --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 2012 on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet and include a slide presentation. The Company will issue financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012 on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 after the close of market trading.  What:  Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call and Webcast When:  Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time Where: There are two ways to access the call:        Dial-in: (888) 452-4030 or (719) 325-2334; Passcode: 7066040        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 for two weeks at (888) 203-1112 or (719) 457-0820. Enter the code 7066040 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. Excluding Baltic Trading Limited's fleet, we own a fleet of 53 drybulk vessels, consisting of nine Capesize, eight Panamax, 17 Supramax, six Handymax and 13 Handysize vessels, with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 3,810,000 dwt. In addition, our subsidiary Baltic Trading Limited currently owns a fleet of nine drybulk vessels, consisting of two Capesize, four Supramax, and three Handysize vessels. References to Genco's vessels and fleet in this press release exclude vessels owned by Baltic Trading Limited.  SOURCE Genco Shipping & Trading Limited  Website: http://www.gencoshipping.com Contact: John C. Wobensmith, Chief Financial Officer, Genco Shipping & Trading Limited, +1-646-443-8555