SOURCE: OceanFreight Inc.

OceanFreight Inc.

November 13, 2009 12:47 ET

OceanFreight Inc. to Present at the Oppenheimer 4th Annual Industrials Conference

ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwire - November 13, 2009) - OceanFreight Inc. (NASDAQ: OCNF), a global provider of marine transportation services, today announced that Mr. Demetris Nenes, Vice President of OceanFreight, will be presenting at the Oppenheimer 4th Annual Industrials Conference in New York City on Tuesday, November 17, 2009.

A PDF version of the slide presentation will also be available on the OceanFreight Inc. corporate website at in the Investor Relations section.

About OceanFreight Inc.

OceanFreight Inc., is an owner and operator of both dry bulk and tanker vessels that operate worldwide. As of the date of this release, OceanFreight owns a fleet of 12 vessels, comprised of 8 dry bulk vessels (2 Capesize, 6 Panamaxes) and 4 crude carrier tankers (1 Suezmax, 3 Aframaxes) with a combined deadweight tonnage of about 1.22 million tons.

The company has agreed to acquire two Capesize dry bulk vessels and upon the delivery of these vessels to OceanFreight, its fleet will consist of 14 vessels, comprised of 10 dry bulk carriers (4 Capesizes, 6 Panamaxes) and 4 tankers (1 Suezmax, 3 Aframaxes) with a combined deadweight tonnage of approximately 1.6 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

Forward-Looking Statement

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 dry-docking, 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 by terrorists.

Risks and uncertainties are further described in reports filed by OceanFreight Inc. with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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