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MHI to Conclude of Absorption-type Company Split Agreement on Transfer of Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Business to Wholly Owned Subsidiary


Tokyo, May 17, 2016 - As announced on February 4, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will be transferring its air-conditioning & refrigeration (AC&R) business to MHI Air-conditioning & Refrigeration, Co., Ltd. (MHI-AC&R), a wholly owned subsidiary. Today, MHI took the formal decision to conclude an absorption-type company split agreement with MHI-AC&R enabling the business transfer. As the company split involves the transfer of operations to a subsidiary, some disclosure items and details have been omitted from the information provided below.


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