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MHI to Transfer Small-size Air-cooled Gasoline Engine Business to Subsidiary Light, More Effective Operational Structure Expected


Tokyo, April 27, 2012 - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has announced that at a meeting earlier today, the MHI board of directors approved to transfer its small-size, air-cooled, gasoline engine business - its Meiki Engine operations - to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engine Systems Co., Ltd. effective July 1.

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