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Farstad Shipping ASA - Report 4Q 2013 and preliminary accounts 2013

February 26, 2014

Attached please find Report 4Q 2013. Farstad Shipping achieved an operating income of NOK 1 029.4 million for the 4th quarter.  The operating profit (EBIT) was NOK 207.6 million. The profit after taxes was NOK 46.7 million. The operating income at 31.12.13 was NOK 4 014.2 million. The operating profit (EBIT) was NOK 869.5 million. The profit after taxes was NOK 260.1 million. The Board will propose a dividend of NOK 3,00 per share for 2013. Contacts for further information: CEO Karl-Johan Bakken - tel. +47 901 05 697 CFO Torstein Stavseng -   tel. +47 911 07 001 Farstad Shipping's fleet currently consists of 59 vessels (31 AHTS, 25 PSV and 3 SUBSEA) and 1 AHTS, 2 PSV and 2 SUBSEA under construction. The company's operations are managed from Aalesund, Aberdeen, Melbourne, Perth, Singapore, MacaÉ and Rio de Janeiro with a total of 2200 employees engaged onshore and offshore. The company's strategy is to be a leading quality provider of large, modern offshore service vessels to the oil industry. The company maintains a long-term charter profile for the fleet. www.farstad.com This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. Quarterly Report 4 2013: http://hugin.info/45/R/1764889/598654.pdf This announcement is distributed by GlobeNewswire on behalf of GlobeNewswire clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Farstad Shipping ASA via GlobeNewswire [HUG#1764889]


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