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Notice of Change in Names of Consolidated Subsidiaries

December 26, 2011
This is to advise you that Kyocera Corporation (President: Tetsuo Kuba) has decided to change the names of several consolidated subsidiaries as follows, effective April 1, 2012. Currently, with sales outside of Japan making up roughly 60% of the company's consolidated sales, the Kyocera Group is expanding its wide-ranging global business which covers the provision of materials, components, devices and services. In order to further enhance recognition of its business in the global market, the following name changes have been decided upon which combine the KYOCERA brand name along with a description of each subsidiary's main business.

Overview of Change in Company Names

1.
Current Name New Name
KYOCERA KINSEKI Corporation KYOCERA Crystal Device Corporation
   
 
Address: 1-8-1 Izumi-Honcho, Komae-shi, Tokyo, Japan
 
President and Representative Director: Takeshi Sakai
 
Business Description: Development and manufacture of quartz crystal devices, quartz crystal oscillators, SAW devices, etc.


2.
Current Name New Name
KYOCERA ELCO Corporation KYOCERA Connector Products Corporation
   
 
Address: 402-1 Nakayama-cho, Midori-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
 
President and Representative Director: Yoji Date
 
Business Description: Development, manufacture and sale of connectors


3.
Current Name New Name
Japan Medical Materials Corporation KYOCERA Medical Corporation
   
 
Address: Uemura Nissei Bldg., 3-3-31 Miyahara, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, Japan
 
President and Representative Director: Osamu Nomoto
 
Business Description: Development, manufacture and sale of medical materials and medical devices

Note: On November 24, 2011 it was announced that the name of KYOCERA MITA Corporation will be changed to KYOCERA Document Solutions Inc.


Effective Date
April 1, 2012