Response to Certain News Reports Issued Today About Marubeni Corporation's Acquisition of US Firm Gavilon

May. 08. 2012
Marubeni Corporation

Certain news agencies have today reported on matters relating to the acquisition of US firm Gavilon by Marubeni Corporation. These reports do not constitute official announcements by Marubeni Corporation. No facts relating to this matter have been confirmed.

Marubeni Corporation will promptly announce any matters that require disclosure.