Regarding Earthquake Impact on Nidec Operations

We would like to extend our heartfelt sympathy for the families of the victims of the devastating earthquake and ensuing tsunami that hit northeast Japan on March 11, 2011.

Shown below is the most recent status of Nidec Group's plants, technical center, and sales offices operating in the afflicted areas as of Monday, March 14, 2011.

There have been no reports of damage to Nidec Group's employees, and the Company will continue to communicate the current operational status of its facilities in the afflicted areas, including damage to power waterworks, gas supply and other infrastructure, as well as to the buildings and machinery.

·Nidec Copal Corporation Ichinoseki Plant
Address: 55 Aza Miyata, Akoogi, Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture
Business: Production of small precision motors and other electronics devices
Damage: No human damage. Investigation is underway for damage to infrastructure, machinery, etc.
Status as of March 14 Operations suspended.
·Nidec Copal Corporation Koriyama Technical Center
Address: 37 Aza Suwauchi, Tomita-machi, Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture
Business: Product development and design, overseas production support (of optical and electronic devices), material procurement, and production (of optical devices and industrial printers)
Damage: No human damage. Investigation is underway for damage to infrastructure, machinery, etc.
Status as of March 14 Operations suspended.
· Nidec Copal Precision Corporation Fukushima Plant
Address: 14-2 Aza Maeda, Machiniwasaka, Fukushima, Fukushima Prefecture
Business: Design and manufacturing of precision toolings, and manufacturing of press work components, mold work components, mechanical working components, and surface processing and heat treatment work components
Damage: No human damage. Investigation is underway for damage to infrastructure, machinery, etc.
Status as of March 14 Operations suspended.
·Nidec Copal Precision Corporation Koriyama Plant
Address: 37 Aza Suwauchi, Tomita-machi, Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture
Business: Design and manufacturing of precision toolings, and manufacturing of press work components, mold work components, mechanical working components, and surface processing and heat treatment work components
Damage: No human damage. Investigation is underway for damage to infrastructure, machinery, etc.
Status as of March 14 Operations suspended.
·Nidec Copal Electronics Corporation Tohoku Sales Office
Address: SLS Blg., 1-16-23, Ichiban-cho Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture
Damage: No human damage.
Status as of March 14 Operation suspended
·Nidec Copal Electronics Corporation Tajiri Business Office
Address: 81-1 Nippori, Aza, Numabe, Tajiri, Osaki-shi, Miyagi Prefecture
Business: Circuit component business
Damage: No human damage. Investigation is underway for damage to infrastructure, machinery, etc.
Status as of March 14 Operation suspended
·Nidec Servo Corporation Kita-Kanto Sales Office
Address: MD site Blg. F3, 1-9-45 Nishi-Oshima, Hitachi-Naka-shi, Ibaraki Prefecture
Damage: No human damage.
Status as of March 14 Operating
·Nidec Logistics Corporation Fukushima Sales Office
Address: 633 Mita-Toromi, Nihon-Matsu-shi, Fukushima Prefecture
Damage: No human damage.
Status as of March 14 Operating
·Nidec Logistics Corporation Honjo Sales Office
Address: 40 Ora, Jamochi, Yuri-Honjo-shi, Akita Prefecture
Damage: No human damage.
Status as of March 14 Operating
·Nidec Nissin Corporation Tohoku Sales Office
Address: Ogasawara Blg. F1, 25-17, Ota-machi, Fukushima-shi, Fukushima Prefecture
Damage: No human damage.
Status as of March 14 Operations suspended.
·Nidec Nissin Tohoku Corporation
Address: 26 Ora, Jamochi, Yuri-Honjo-shi, Akita Prefecture
Business: Engineering, plastic molding, and assembly
Damage: No damage to human, infrastructure or,machinery.
Status as of March 14 Operating
·Nidec-Kyori Corporation Sendai Office
Address: 5-6-7 Nichi-Nakada, Taihaku-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi Prefecture
Damage: No human damage.
Status as of March 14 Operation suspended.