Notice Concerning Difference between Financial Results for the Year Ended March 31, 2017 and 2016

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This announcement is for our U.S.$5,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme.

May 9, 2017

For Immediate Release

To Whom It May Concern

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Notice Concerning Difference between Financial Results for the Year Ended March 31, 2017 and 2016

Mitsui & Co., Ltd. today announced difference between its financial results for the year ended March 31, 2017 and 2016.

1. Difference between financial results for the year ended March 31, 2017 and 2016

    Revenue   Profit before income tax   Profit for

the year

  Profit for the year attributable to owners of the parent   Earnings

per share attributable to owners of the parent, basic

Result for

previous year (A)

(Year ended

March 31, 2016)

(millions of yen)

4,759,694

(millions of yen)

24,329

(millions of yen)

(66,914)

(millions of yen)

(83,410)

(yen)

(46.53)

Result for

current year (B)

(Year ended

March 31, 2017)

4,363,969 460,791 326,150 306,136 171.20
Change (B-A) (395,725) 436,462 393,064 389,546 217.73
Rate of change (%) (8.3) - - - -

2. Reasons for Difference

The reversal effects of impairment losses for the year ended March 31, 2016 mainly resulted in the difference between its financial results for the year ended March 31, 2017 and 2016. For the detailed information, please refer to the Consolidated Financial Results for the Year Ended March 31, 2017 [IFRS] released today.

For further information, please contact:

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Investor Relations Division Tel: +81-3-3285-7910

For diagrams omitted, please see our home page.(http://www.mitsui.com/jp/en/ir/library/meeting/__icsFiles/afieldfile/2017/05/09/en_173_4q_sai.pdf)

Short Name: Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Category Code: MSCM
Sequence Number: 582984
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20170509T091100+0100

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