Diana Shipping Inc. is a holding company. The Company is engaged in providing shipping transportation services. The Company is also engaged in the ocean transportation of dry bulk cargoes across the world through the ownership of dry bulk carrier vessels. Its fleet consists of over 45 dry bulk vessels, of which 22 are Panamax, four are Kamsarmax, three are Post-Panamax, 14 are Capesize and two are Newcastlemax vessels, having a combined carrying capacity of over 5.2 million dead weight tons. Its vessels include Danae, Dione, Erato, Leto, Myrto and Alcmene, among others. The Company's vessels are primarily used to transport iron ore, coal, grains and minor bulks, including steel products, cement and fertilizers. The commercial and technical management of its fleet, as well as the provision of administrative services relating to the fleet's operations, are carried out by its subsidiary, Diana Shipping Services S.A, and its joint venture, Diana Wilhelmsen Management Limited.