Notification of Further Extension on Takeover Offer to Acquire AWE Limited, an Oil and Gas Company in Australia

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

18 April, 2018

For Immediate Release

To Whom It May Concern

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Notification of Further Extension on Takeover Offer to Acquire AWE Limited,

an Oil and Gas Company in Australia

Mitsui & Co., Ltd. would like to announce that it has further extended the expiry period of its takeover offer of A$0.95 cash per share for all of the issued shares of AWE Limited (the “Offer”), which was announced in “Takeover Offer to Acquire AWE Limited, an Oil and Gas Company in Australia” dated 5 February, 2018, “Notification of Extension on Takeover Offer to Acquire AWE Limited, an Oil and Gas Company in Australia” dated 15 March, 2018 and “Takeover Offer to Acquire AWE Limited, an Oil and Gas Company in Australia Declared Unconditional” dated 4 April, 2018.

The Offer is now scheduled to be completed on 2 May, 2018.

For further information, please contact:

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

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

Corporate Communications Division Tel: +81-3-3285-7540

Notice:

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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