ATHENS, Greece, June 13, 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 the Company, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, took delivery of the m/v "Baltimore" (formerly "Tamou"), a 2005 built Capesize dry bulk carrier of 177,243 dwt that the Company entered into an agreement to purchase in April 2013. As previously announced, the m/v "Baltimore" is time chartered to RWE Supply & Trading GmbH, Essen, Germany, at a gross charter rate of US$15,000 per day, minus a 5% commission paid to third parties, for a period of minimum thirty-six (36) months to maximum forty-two (42) months. Due to scheduled maintenance, the vessel is expected to be delivered to the charterers on July 2, 2013.
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Delivery Of The Capesize Dry Bulk Carrier M/v Baltimore
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