Box Ships Inc. Announces Availability Of 2012 Annual Report On Form 20-F

Mar 08, 2013, 17:04 ET from Box Ships Inc.

ATHENS, Greece, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc. (NYSE: TEU) a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, announced today that has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012 (the "Annual Report") with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). The report may also be accessed through the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at

Shareholders may also request a hard copy of the Annual Report, which includes the Company's complete 2012 audited financial statements, free of charge, by contacting Allen & Caron Inc., the Company's investor relations advisor, using the contact details provided below.

About Box Ships Inc. Box Ships Inc. is an Athens, Greece-based international shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers. The Company's current fleet consists of nine containerships with a total carrying capacity of 43,925 TEU and a TEU weighted average age of 8.1 years. The Company's shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "TEU."

Contacts Box Ships Inc.

Allen & Caron Inc. Michael Mason (Investors) (212) 691-8087

Len Hall (Media) (949) 474-4300

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