Hitachi Submits Amendment Statement for Tender Offer Registration Statement Relating to Hitachi Medical Shares

Tokyo, December 3, 2013 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501 “Hitachi”) today announced that it has submitted to the Kanto Local Finance Bureau an Amendment Statement for Tender Offer Registration Statement in relation to the announcement of its intention to purchase common stocks of Hitachi Medical Corporation (TSE:6910 “HitachiMedical”) by way of a public tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) as of November 13, 2013.

The Amendment Statement was submitted to the Kanto Local Finance Bureau pursuant to the provisions of Article 27-8, Paragraph 1 of the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act of Japan. Summary of the Amendment Statement is as follows.