FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 Nidec Corporation
 New York Stock Exchange symbol: NJ
 Stock exchange code (Tokyo): 6594

Contact: Masahiro Nagayasu
General Manager
Investor Relations
+81-75-935-6140
ir@nidec.com

Released on January 24, 2014, in Kyoto, Japan
 

Notice Regarding the Status of Share Repurchases and
the Termination of the Share Repurchase Plan

(Repurchases of Shares Pursuant to Article 459, Paragraph 1, Item 1 of the Company Law of Japan.)

Nidec Corporation (NYSE: NJ) (the ”Company”) today announced the status of the Company’s share repurchases under its repurchase plan in accordance with the Articles of Incorporation pursuant to Article 459, Paragraph 1, Item 1 of the Company Law of Japan.

The Company’s share repurchase plan authorized by the Board of Directors on January 24, 2013, has been terminated as of January 24, 2014.

Details of Share Repurchase

1. Period of share repurchases: From January 1, 2014 through January 24, 2014
2. Class of shares: Common stock
3. Number of shares repurchased: 0 shares
4. Total repurchase amount: 0 yen


Reference

A) Details of the share repurchase plan authorized by the Board of Directors on January 24, 2013:

1. Class of shares: Common stock
2. Total number of shares to be repurchased: Up to 3,000,000 shares
(2.21% of total number of shares issued, excluding treasury stock)
3. Total repurchase amount: Up to 20 billion yen
4. Period of repurchase: From January 25, 2013 through January 24, 2014

B) Total number of shares repurchased through January 24, 2014, pursuant to the authorization of the Board of Directors described above:

1. Total number of shares repurchased: 1,347,800 shares
2. Total repurchase amount: 7,190,003,000 yen