Hitachi Announces Outcome of Tender Offer

Tokyo, December 20, 2013 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501 “Hitachi”) today announced

the outcome of the tender offer for the common stock of Hitachi Medical Corporation (TSE:6910 “Hitachi Medical”) (the “Tender Offer”), which was commenced on November 14, 2013, and was ended on December 19, 2013. Hitachi had decided to acquire Hitachi Medical shares by way of the Tender Offer on November 13, 2013.