Form 4 GENCO SHIPPING & TRADING For: May 26 Filed by: WOBENSMITH JOHN C

May 27, 2022 9:31 PM EDT

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FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
WOBENSMITH JOHN C

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O GENCO SHIPPING & TRADING LIMITED
299 PARK AVENUE, 12TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10171

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
GENCO SHIPPING & TRADING LTD [ GNK ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
CEO, President, and Secretary
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
05/26/2022
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 05/26/2022   M   17,926 A $ 8.065 417,025 D  
Common Stock 05/26/2022   F   5,732 (1) D $ 25.22 411,293 D  
Common Stock 05/26/2022   S   12,194 (2) D $ 25.3033 (3) 399,099 D  
Common Stock 05/27/2022   M   66,205 A $ 8.065 465,316 D  
Common Stock 05/27/2022   F   21,205 (4) D $ 25.18 444,099 D  
Common Stock 05/27/2022   S   45,000 (5) D $ 25.147 (6) 399,099 D  
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units (7) (8)               (8)   (8) Common Stock 71,574 (7)   71,574 D  
Restricted Stock Units (7) (9)               (9)   (9) Common Stock 40,364 (7)   40,364 D  
Option $ 9.91             02/23/2022 (10) 02/23/2027 Common Stock 69,284   69,284 D  
Restricted Stock Units (7) (11)               (11)   (11) Common Stock 28,329 (7)   28,329 D  
Option $ 7.06             02/25/2021 (12) 02/25/2026 Common Stock 168,539   168,539 D  
Option $ 8.065 05/26/2022   M     17,926 03/04/2020 (13) 03/04/2025 Common Stock 17,926 $ 0 82,896 D  
Option $ 8.065 05/27/2022   M     66,205 03/04/2020 (13) 03/04/2025 Common Stock 66,205 $ 0 16,691 D  
Explanation of Responses:
1. Represents shares withheld by the issuer for the cashless exercise of options for 17,926 shares of the issuer's common stock.
2. A portion of these shares were sold in order to satisfy the reporting person's tax obligations for shares of common stock of the issuer that the reporting person received from the exercise of stock options on May 26, 2022.
3. The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $25.30 to $25.35 (inclusive) on May 26, 2022. The reporting person undertakes to provide to Genco Shipping & Trading Limited, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the ranges set forth in this footnote.
4. Represents shares withheld by the issuer for the cashless exercise of options for 66,205 shares of the issuer's common stock.
5. A portion of these shares were sold in order to satisfy the reporting person's tax obligations for shares of common stock of the issuer that the reporting person received from the exercise of stock options on May 27, 2022.
6. The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $25.10 to $25.2913 (inclusive) on May 27, 2022. The reporting person undertakes to provide to Genco Shipping & Trading Limited, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the ranges set forth in this footnote.
7. Each restricted stock unit represents the right to receive one share of the issuer's common stock, or in the sole discretion of the issuer's Compensation Committee, the value of a share of common stock on the date that the restricted stock unit vests.
8. These restricted stock units generally vest in installments of 21.43% per annum on each of the first three anniversaries of February 23, 2022, 17.86% on the fourth such anniversary, and 17.85% on the fifth such anniversary, subject to postponement of settlement if the vesting occurs during a blackout period or other trading restriction.
9. These restricted stock units generally vest in equal installments on each of the first three anniversaries of February 23, 2021, subject to postponement of settlement if the vesting occurs during a blackout period or other trading restriction.
10. These options generally become exercisable in equal installments on each of the first three anniversaries of February 23, 2021.
11. These restricted stock units generally vest in equal installments on each of the first three anniversaries of February 25, 2020, subject to postponement of settlement if the vesting occurs during a blackout period or other trading restriction.
12. These options generally become exercisable in equal installments on each of the first three anniversaries of February 25, 2020.
13. These options generally become exercisable in equal installments on each of the first three anniversaries of March 4, 2019.
/s/ John C. Wobensmith 05/27/2022
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