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Decisions Reached on Name of New Wholly Owned Subsidiary in Machine Tools Business, and Name and Position of Representative


Tokyo, September 8, 2015 -As announced July 31, in October Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will be transferring its machine tools business to a wholly owned subsidiary through an absorption-type company split arrangement. The name of the successor company as well as the name and position of the new entity' inaugural representative, both described as "o be announced"in previous disclosure notices, have now been decided as indicated below. The new information is provided in italics.

Profile of the Successor Company Post-Split



Successor Company



Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Co., Ltd.


Head office

130, Roku-jizo, Ritto, Shiga Prefecture, Japan



Seiji Shirao, President



Design, manufacture and marketing of machine tools, cutting tools, engine valves and related products; consulting services, product installation, operational guidance, repair, refurbishment, inspection, storage, etc.



3,000 million yen


Fiscal year end

March 31

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