Strategies for Seven Businesses Toward Achieving New Management Plan Goals

Tokyo, June 9, 2010 – Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced strategies for seven businesses toward achieving the goals of its “2012 Mid-term Management Plan”. On May 31, 2010, Hitachi announced “2012 Mid-term Management Plan”, which is three year plan until the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013. The primary goals of this new medium-term management plan are to achieve growth driven by the Social Innovation Business and establish a solid financial base.