Box Ships Inc. Announces Date of its Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results and Conference Call

Box Ships Inc. Announces Date of its Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results
                             and Conference Call

PR Newswire

ATHENS, Greece, Feb. 13, 2013

ATHENS, Greece, Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), or
the Company, a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of
containers, today announced plans to release its results for the fourth
quarter and year ended December 31, 2012, before the market opens on Tuesday,
February 19, 2013 and host a conference call and webcast the same day at 8:00
am ET, to review the results. Interested parties should call +1-877-317-6789
(USA) or +1-412-317-6789 (international), to access the call. You may also
access this call via the Internet by visiting the Company's website,
www.box-ships.com.

Web participants are encouraged to go to the website at least 15 minutes prior
to the start of the call to register, download, and install any necessary
audio software. The online archive will be available shortly after the
conclusion of the call and continue for seven days.

For those unavailable to listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be
available for seven days and can be accessed by dialing +1-877-344-7529
(domestic) and +1-412-317-0088 (international) and using passcode 10025326.
The online archive will be available shortly after the conclusion of the call
and continue for seven days.

About Box Ships Inc.

Box Ships Inc. is an Athens, Greece-based international shipping company
specializing in the transportation of containers. The Company's current fleet
consists of nine containerships with a total carrying capacity of 43,925 TEU
and a TEU weighted-average age of 8.1 years. The company's shares trade on the
New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "TEU."

Contacts
Box Ships Inc.
Robert Perri
+30 210-891-4600
ir@box-ships.com

Allen & Caron Inc.
Michael Mason (Investors)
michaelm@allencaron.com
(212) 691-8087

Len Hall (Media)
len@allencaron.com
(949) 474-4300

SOURCE Box Ships Inc.