Kirby Corporation To Announce 2013 Second Quarter Results On July 24, 2013, With Conference Call On July 25, 2013

 Kirby Corporation To Announce 2013 Second Quarter Results On July 24, 2013,
                    With Conference Call On July 25, 2013

PR Newswire

HOUSTON, July 3, 2013

HOUSTON, July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE:KEX)
will announce its 2013 second quarter results at 5:00 p.m. central time on
Wednesday, July 24, 2013. A conference call to discuss the results will be
held at 10:00 a.m. central time on Thursday, July 25, 2013.

The telephone numbers to call to participate in the conference call are
800-446-2782 for domestic callers and 847-413-3235 for international callers.
Please dial in five to ten minutes prior to the start of the call. The host
is Steve Holcomb. The confirmation number is 35242862.

An audio conference call playback will be available starting at 1:00 p.m.
central time on Thursday, July 25, 2013 through 5:00 p.m. central time on
Friday, August 23, 2013 by dialing 888-843-7419 for domestic callers and
630-652-3042 for international callers. The passcode is 35242862#. A live
audio webcast of the conference call will be available to the public and a
replay will be available after the conference call by visiting Kirby's website
at http://www.kirbycorp.com/.

The financial and other information to be discussed in the conference call
will be available in the 2013 second quarter press release and in a Form 8-K
to be furnished by Kirby on the day of the call, both of which will be posted
on Kirby's website at http://www.kirbycorp.com/ in the Investor Relations
section under Press Releases and SEC Filings.

Kirby Corporation, based in Houston, Texas, is the nation's largest domestic
tank barge operator, transporting bulk liquid products throughout the
Mississippi River System, the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along all
three United States coasts and in Alaska and Hawaii. Kirby transports
petrochemicals, black oil, refined petroleum products and agricultural
chemicals by tank barge. Through the diesel engine services segment, Kirby
provides after-market service for medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines
and reduction gears used in marine and power generation applications. Kirby
also distributes and services high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, pumps,
compression products and manufactures and remanufactures oilfield service
equipment, including pressure pumping units, for land-based pressure pumping
and oilfield service markets.

Statements contained in this press release with respect to the future are
forward-looking statements. These statements reflect management's reasonable
judgement with respect to future events. Forward-looking statements involve
risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those
anticipated as a result of various factors, including cyclical or other
downturns in demand, significant pricing competition, unanticipated additions
to industry capacity, changes in the Jones Act or in U.S. maritime policy and
practice, fuel costs, interest rates, weather conditions, and the timing,
magnitude and the number of acquisitions made by Kirby. Forward-looking
statements are based on currently available information and Kirby assumes no
obligation to update such statements. A list of additional risk factors can
be found in Kirby's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31,
2012 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

SOURCE Kirby Corporation

Website: http://www.kirbycorp.com
Contact: Steve Holcomb, 713-435-1135