(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
123 Main Street, Bristol, Connecticut
(Address of principal executive offices)
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: January 3, 2012
BARNES GROUP INC.
By: /s/ Claudia S. Toussaint
Claudia S. Toussaint, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Press Release issued January 3, 2012