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Hitachi Announces Effects of the Great East Japan Earthquake, and its Responses (4th Report)

Tokyo, Japan, April 6, 2011 – Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced the following information regarding the effects on the Hitachi Group of the Great East Japan Earthquake on March 11, and regarding the responses of Hitachi, as of April 6.

Hitachi expresses deep condolences for victims of the earthquake and sincerely hopes for the earliest possible recovery in all regions involved.

Utilizing the Hitachi Group Headquarters for Post-earthquake Reconstruction and Redevelopment (led by Hitachi, Ltd. President Hiroaki Nakanishi) as its control tower, Hitachi is combining all of the Group’s resources in promoting the following activities aimed at achieving the fastest possible recovery in its damaged bases of operation.