Company:  BALTIC TRADING LTD (BALT)
Form Type:  8-K
Filing Date:  12/2/2013 
CIK:  0001474042 
Address:  299 PARK AVENUE, 12TH FLOOR 
City, State, Zip:  NEW YORK, New York 10171 
Telephone:  646-443-8550 
Fiscal Year:  12/31 
Last Trade
Last Trade: 
$1.52  
Change: 
-0.04 (-2.56%)  
Trade Time: 
04:02 PM EST  
Market Cap: 
$77.83M

Description of Business
We are a New York City-based company incorporated in October 2009 in the Marshall Islands to conduct a shipping business focused on the drybulk industry spot market. We were formed by Genco Shipping & Trading Limited ("Genco"), an international drybulk shipping company that also serves as our Manager. Our fleet currently consists of four Capesize vessels, two Ultramax vessels, four Supramax vessels and five Handysize vessels with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 1,221,000 deadweight tons ("dwt"). The average age of our current fleet is approximately 4.3 years, as compared to the average age for the world fleet of approximately nine years for the drybulk shipping segments in which we compete.
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  FORM 8-K
    SECTION 2 FINANCIAL INFORMATION
      Item 2.01. Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets
    SECTION 7 REGULATION FD
      Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
    SECTION 9 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
      Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
    SIGNATURE
    EXHIBIT INDEX
  EXHIBIT 99.1