September 15, 2016
Company Name: Mitsubishi Corporation
Representative: Takehiko Kakiuchi, President and CEO
Company Code: 8058
Registered Address: 2-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku,
For Inquiries, contact: Tatsuya Yoshida, Press Relations Team,
Notice Regarding Reports in the Media
This notice serves to inform you that a report in the morning edition of today's Nikkei Newspaper that Mitsubishi Corporation has offered a tender to raise its stake in Lawson Inc. from 33% to 51% is not based on any information provided by Mitsubishi Corporation.
Whereas we acknowledge that we are considering a tender to become a majority shareholder in Lawson, Inc. while keeping the company listed on the stock exchange, no decision has been reached on the matter. Mitsubishi Corporation will provide prompt disclosure once a decision has been reached.
This information is provided by RNS