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

FORM 8-K CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 5, 2020 (February 5, 2020)

BARNES GROUP INC
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)

1-04801
06-0247840
  (Commision File Number)
  (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

123 Main Street, Bristol, Connecticut
06010
 (Address of principal executive offices)
 (Zip Code)


(860) 583-7070
Registrant's telephone number, including area code

Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

  Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).  Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.

Title of each class
Trading symbol
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share
B
New York Stock Exchange



Item 8.01     Other Events.

On February 5, 2020, Barnes Group Inc. issued a press release (the “Press Release”) regarding the completion of the divestiture of its Seeger-Orbis business to the Kajo Neukirchen Group. A copy of the Press Release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.


Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)              Exhibits.

99.1           Press release, dated February 5, 2020




SIGNATURES


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: February 5, 2020
BARNES GROUP INC.
(Registrant)
 
 

 By
 
 /s/ Peter A. Gutermann
 
Peter A. Gutermann
                                                              Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary




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Exhibit Index

Exhibit Description
   No.

99.1 Press release, dated February 5, 2020






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