Euroseas Chairman & CEO, Aristides Pittas, Discusses His Company in Interview
MAROUSSI, ATHENS, GREECE -- (Marketwired) -- 04/28/14 -- Euroseas
Ltd. (the "Company" or "Euroseas") (NASDAQ: ESEA), an owner and
operator of drybulk carriers and container vessels and provider of
seaborne transportation for dry bulk and containerized cargoes,
announced today that Aristides Pittas, the Chairman & CEO of the
company, was interviewed recently by Barry Parker of BDP1 Consulting,
discussing Euroseas latest developments.
The audio interview can be accessed from the Euroseas website or by
pasting the following link on your web browser:
About Euroseas Ltd.
Euroseas Ltd. was formed on May 5, 2005 under
the laws of the Republic of the Marshall Islands to consolidate the
ship owning interests of the Pittas family of Athens, Greece, which
has been in the shipping business over the past 136 years. Euroseas
trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker ESEA since
January 31, 2007.
Euroseas operates in the dry cargo, drybulk and container shipping
markets. Euroseas' operations are managed by Eurobulk Ltd., an ISO
9001:2008 certified affiliated ship management company, which is
responsible for the day-to-day commercial and technical management
and operations of the vessels. Euroseas employs its vessels on spot
and period charters and through pool arrangements.
The Company has a fleet of 15 vessels, including 4 Panamax drybulk
carriers and 1 Handymax drybulk carrier, 3 Intermediate
containership, 5 Handysize containerships and 2 Feeder
containerships. Euroseas 5 drybulk carriers have a total cargo
capacity of 338,540 dwt, its 10 containerships have a cargo capacity
of 17,587 teu. Euroseas has also entered into agreements for the
construction of two 63,500 dwt Ultramax dry bulk vessels with
expected deliveries during the fourth quarter of 2015 and the first
quarter of 2016, respectively. Euroseas has also entered into
agreements for the construction of two 82,000 dwt Kamsarmax dry bulk
vessels with expected deliveries during the fourth quarter of 2015
and the fourth quarter of 2016, respectively.
Forward Looking Statement
This press release contains
atements (as defined in Section 27A of the
Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934, as amended) concerning future events and the
Company's growth strategy and measures to implement such strategy;
including our expected joint venture and vessel acquisitions and time
charters. Words such as "expects," "intends," "plans," "believes,"
"anticipates," "hopes," "estimates," and variations of such words and
similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking
statements. Although the Company believes that the expectations
reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, no
assurance can be given that such expectations will prove to have been
correct. These statements involve known and unknown risks and are
based upon a number of assumptions and estimates that are inherently
subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies, many of which
are beyond the control of the Company. Actual results may differ
materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking
statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially include, but are not limited to changes in the demand for
drybulk vessels and containerships, competitive factors in the market
in which the Company operates; risks associated with operations
outside the United States; and other factors listed from time to time
in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The Company expressly disclaims any obligations or undertaking to
release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking
statements contained herein to reflect any change in the Company's
expectations with respect thereto or any change in events, conditions
or circumstances on which any statement is based.
Visit our website www.euroseas.gr
Chief Financial Officer
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Watchung, NJ 07069
Tel. (908) 301-9091
Investor Relations / Financial Media
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