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Notification regarding disruption to production caused by recent
earthquake-related damage

Tokyo, February 19, 2021 --- The Fukushima Plant (Koorimachi, Date-gun) has been shut down since Monday February 15 due to damage sustained by the earthquake that struck off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture on Saturday, February 13.

An expert team from Hitachi Astemo has been assigned to restore production quickly and safely. Hitachi Astemo has received strong support from their OEM customers and are collaborating closely with them to resume production as quickly as possible.

About Hitachi Astemo, Ltd.

Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Hitachi Astemo is a joint venture between Hitachi, Ltd. and Honda Motor Co. Hitachi Astemo is a technology company that develops, manufactures, sells, and services automotive and transportation components as well as industrial machinery and systems. For more information, visit the company's website at

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