Notice Concerning Revision of Dividend Forecast


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

February 2, 2018

For Immediate Release
To Whom It May Concern

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Notice Concerning Revision of Dividend Forecast

Mitsui & Co., Ltd. has announced that it has decided to revise an annual dividend per share for the year ending March 31, 2018, which was previously announced on November 2, 2017.

1. Reason

In accordance with our principal intention to steadily increase dividends through improvements in corporate performance, we envisage an annual dividend of \70 per share (including the interim dividend of \30 per share), taking into consideration of our higher core operating cash flow than the Medium-term Management Plan assumption, as described in the consolidated financial results for the nine-month period ended December 31, 2017 announced today.

2. Details of Revision

    Annual ordinary dividend per share (yen)
  September 30 (Interim)   March 31


Previous forecast            
(Announced on Nov 2, 2017)       30   60
Revised forecast       40   70
Actual amount

(year ending Mar 31, 2018)

Actual amount

(year ended Mar 31, 2017)

  25   30   55

For further information, please contact:
Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Investor Relations Division Tel: +81-3-3285-7910
Corporate Communications Division Tel: +81-3-3285-6645


This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on Mitsui's current assumptions, expectations and beliefs in light of the information currently possessed by it and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors. Such risks, uncertainties and other factors may cause Mitsui's actual results, financial position or cash flows to be materially different from any future results, financial position or cash flows expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. These risks, uncertainties and other factors referred to above include, but are not limited to, those contained in Mitsui's latest Annual Securities Report and Quarterly Securities Report, and Mitsui undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements. This announcement is published in order to publicly announce specific facts stated above, and does not constitute a solicitation of investments or any similar act inside or outside of Japan, regarding the shares, bonds or other securities issued by us.

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