HONG KONG, CHINA – Feb. 12, 2007 /CNW/ – Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2006, on Thursday, March 1, 2007 prior to market opening.
Seaspan plans to host a conference call for all shareholders and interested parties immediately following the release at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results.
Conference Call and Webcast Information:
Date of Conference Call: Thursday, March 1, 2007 Scheduled Time: 9:00 a.m. ET / 8:00 a.m. CT / 7:00 a.m. MT / 6:00 a.m. PT Participant Toll Free Dial In #: 1-800-946-0706 International Dial In #: 1-719-457-2638
To access the live webcast of the conference call, go to www.seaspancorp.com and click on "Investor Relations" then "Events Calendar" for the link. The webcast will be archived on the site for one year.
A replay of the conference call will also be available from 12:00 p.m. ET on March 1, 2007 through to 11:59 p.m. ET Thursday, March 15, 2007. The replay telephone numbers are: 1-888-203-1112 or 1-719-457-0820 and the replay passcode is: 4494471.
Seaspan owns containerships and charters them pursuant to long-term fixed-rate charters. Seaspan's fleet of 41 containerships consists of 23 existing vessels and 18 to be delivered over approximately the next three years. The 18 vessels that Seaspan has contracted to purchase are already committed to long-term charters ranging from ten to twelve years. Seaspan's operating fleet of 23 vessels has an average age of approximately five years with an average remaining charter period of approximately eight years. Seaspan's customer base consists of the largest liner companies including China Shipping Container Lines, A.P. Moller-Maersk, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Hapag-Lloyd and Cosco Container Lines.
Seaspan's common shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "SSW".