Viking Supply Ships open Canadian Office

| Source: Rederi AB Transatlantic
Viking Supply Ships (VSS) have opened an office in St. John’s, Newfoundland,
Canada. VSS has had several vessels working in Canada over the last few years
and the opening of the Canadian office will strengthen the strategic position in
the Canadian market. Mr. Gerard Dunphy has been employed as the Managing

Mr. Dunphy has been in the Offshore Business for over 20 years in Atlantic
Canada, the Canadian Arctic, Alaska, Greenland and the North Sea. He graduated
from the University of Plymouth, Msc. International Shipping in 1988 and
Memorial University, Marine Institute, Naval Architecture in 1984.

For further information, please contact:
CEO Viking Supply Ships Christian W. Berg, ph + 45 41 77 83 80

Rederi AB TransAtlantic is a leading Swedish shipping company with headquarters
in Gothenburg, Sweden and additional offices in Europe. The company is organized
into two business areas: Industrial Shipping and Viking Supply Ships. The
company has about 900 employees and the turnover in 2012 was MSEK 3,274. The
Industrial Shipping business area consists of three divisions: Container, RoRo
and Bulk. The company’s B-shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, Small
Cap segment.

TransAtlantic is obliged to make this information public according to the
Financial Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act (Sw: lagen om
värdepappersmarknaden and lagen om handel med finansiella instrument). The
information was submitted for publication on December 18, 2013 at 08.30 am.