OceanFreight Inc. to Ring NASDAQ Opening Bell on Monday, September 28, 2009
ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwire - September 25, 2009) - OceanFreight Inc. (NASDAQ: OCNF), a global
provider of marine transportation services, today announced that the
Company's Management Team will ring the NASDAQ opening bell on Monday,
September 28, 2009.
The ceremony will take place at NASDAQ MarketSite Times Square Studio in
New York City and will be viewable live online starting at 9:15 am EDT
through this link: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.
About OceanFreight Inc.
OceanFreight Inc., is an owner and operator of both drybulk and tanker
vessels that operate worldwide. As of the date of this release,
OceanFreight owns a fleet of 13 vessels, comprised of 9 drybulk vessels (2
Capesize, 7 Panamaxes) and 4 crude carrier tankers (1 Suezmax, 3 Aframaxes)
with a combined deadweight tonnage of about 1.2 million tons.
OceanFreight Inc.'s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Market
where it trades under the symbol "OCNF." Visit our website at
Matters discussed in this release may constitute forward-looking
statements. Forward-looking statements reflect our current views with
respect to future events and financial performance and may include
statements concerning plans, objectives, goals, strategies, future events
or performance, and underlying assumptions and other statements, which are
other than statements of historical facts.
The forward-looking statements in this release are based upon various
assumptions, many of which are based, in turn, upon further assumptions,
including without limitation, management's examination of historical
operating trends, data contained in our records and other data available
from third parties. Although OceanFreight Inc. believes that these
assumptions were reasonable when made, because these assumptions are
inherently subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies which are
difficult or impossible to predict and are beyond our control, OceanFreight
Inc. cannot assure you that it will achieve or accomplish these
expectations, beliefs or projections.
Important factors that, in our view, could cause actual results to differ
materially from those discussed in the forward-looking statements include
the strength of world economies and currencies, general market conditions,
including changes in charter hire rates and vessel values, changes in
demand that may affect attitudes of time charterers to scheduled and
unscheduled drydocking, changes in OceanFreight Inc.'s operating expenses,
including bunker prices, dry-docking and insurance costs, or actions taken
by regulatory authorities, potential liability from pending or future
litigation, domestic and international political conditions, potential
disruption of shipping routes due to accidents and political events or acts
Risks and uncertainties are further described in reports filed by
OceanFreight Inc. with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.