Donation of 100 M Yen to Earthquake Relief Efforts

Nidec Corporation (NYSE; NJ) today announced it will donate 100 million Japanese yen to the ongoing emergency relief efforts for the people and cities affected by the devastating earthquake and ensuing tsunami that hit northeast Japan on March 11. In the meantime, Nidec employees plan to conduct a separate fundraising drive to supplement the donation.

We would like to express heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and sincerely wish the earliest possible recovery of the afflicted areas.