ST. HELIER, Channel Islands–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 22, 2009– DHT Maritime, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) announced today that the underwriters of its recent public offering of common stock have exercised a portion of their overallotment option. As a result, DHT Maritime, Inc. will sell an additional 391,825 shares of common stock and will receive $1,610,675 in net proceeds, after underwriting discounts (but before expenses).
UBS Investment Bank,Merrill Lynch & Co.and Citi acted as joint bookrunning managers of the offering.
A registration statement relating to the securities described herein has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and is effective. This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. This offering may be made only by means of a prospectus supplement and an accompanying base prospectus.
Copies of the prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus related to this offering may be obtained from UBS Investment Bank, Attn: Prospectus Department, 299 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10171, (888) 827-7275, or from Merrill Lynch & Co., 4 World Financial Center, New York, NY 10080, (212) 449-1000, or from Citi, Brooklyn Army Terminal, 140 58th Street, 8th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11220, (718) 765-6732.
About DHT Maritime, Inc.
DHT Maritime, Inc.operates a fleet of double-hull crude oil tankers. The company’s fleet currently consists of three very large crude carriers, which are tankers ranging in size from 200,000 to 320,000 deadweight tons, or ”dwt,” two Suezmax tankers, which are tankers ranging in size from 130,000 to 170,000 dwt, and four Aframax tankers, which are tankers ranging in size from 80,000 to 120,000 dwt. The company’s fleet principally operates on international routes and had a combined carrying capacity of 1,656,921 dwt and a weighted average age of 8.7 years as ofDecember 31, 2008.
Source: DHT Maritime, Inc.