ATHENS, Greece, April 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and operation of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it signed yesterday, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary (the "Buyer"), a Memorandum of Agreement to purchase from an unaffiliated third party the m/v "Tamou," a 2005 built Capesize dry bulk carrier of 177,243 dwt, for a purchase price of US$27,020,202, less one percent address commission to the Buyer. The vessel, to be renamed "Baltimore," is expected to be delivered to the Buyer by the end of May 2013.
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces The Acquisition Of A Capesize Dry Bulk Carrier
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