News Releases

10/30/2012

Hitachi Announces Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter ended September 30, 2012

Tokyo, October 30, 2012 - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced its consolidated financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2012, ended September 30, 2012.

Notes:

1. All figures, except for the outlook for fiscal 2012, were converted at the rate of 78 yen to the U.S. dollar, the approximate exchange rate on the Tokyo Foreign Exchange Market as of September 28, 2012.

2. Operating income is presented in accordance with financial reporting principles and practices generally accepted in Japan.

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Press Contacts

Japan

Atsushi Konno

Hitachi, Ltd.

+81-3-5208-9324

atsushi.konno.gs@hitachi.com

U.S.

Mickey Takeuchi

Hitachi America, Ltd.

+1-914-333-2987

masayuki.takeuchi@hal.hitachi.com