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 operational status of Nidec Group's plants, technical center, and sales offices operating in the afflicted areas as of Friday, March 18, 2011.

·Nidec Copal Corporation Ichinoseki Plant
Address: 55 Aza Miyata, Akoogi, Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture
Business: Production of small precision motors and other electronics devices
Status as of March 18: In operation
·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)
Status as of March 18: In operation
· 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
Status as of March 18: In operation
·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
Status as of March 18: In operation
·Nidec Copal Electronics Corporation Tohoku Sales Office
Address: SLS Blg., 1-16-23, Ichiban-cho Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture
Status as of March 18: Operation suspended
·Nidec Copal Electronics Corporation Tajiri Business Office
Address: 81-1 Nippori, Aza, Numabe, Tajiri, Osaki-shi, Miyagi Prefecture
Business: Circuit component business
Status as of March 18: Operation suspended
·Nidec Servo Corporation Kita-Kanto Sales Office
Address: MD site Blg. F3, 1-9-45 Nishi-Oshima, Hitachi-Naka-shi, Ibaraki Prefecture
Status as of March 18: In operation
·Nidec Logistics Corporation Fukushima Sales Office
Address: 633 Mita-Toromi, Nihon-Matsu-shi, Fukushima Prefecture
Status as of March 18: In operation
·Nidec Logistics Corporation Honjo Sales Office
Address: 40 Ora, Jamochi, Yuri-Honjo-shi, Akita Prefecture
Status as of March 18: In operation
·Nidec Nissin Corporation Tohoku Sales Office
Address: Ogasawara Blg. F1, 25-17, Ota-machi, Fukushima-shi, Fukushima Prefecture
Status as of March 18: In operation
·Nidec Nissin Tohoku Corporation
Address: 26 Ora, Jamochi, Yuri-Honjo-shi, Akita Prefecture
Business: Engineering, plastic molding, and assembly
Status as of March 18: In operation
·Nidec-Kyori Corporation Sendai Office
Address: 5-6-7 Nichi-Nakada, Taihaku-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi Prefecture
Status as of March 18: In operation