Notification of Stock Repurchase

(Stock Repurchase in accordance with the paragraph 2 of Article 165 of the Companies Act of Japan)

Mar. 4, 2020

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At the meeting of the Board of Directors held on March 4, 2020, Mitsui & Co., Ltd. ("Mitsui", Head Office: Tokyo, President & CEO: Tatsuo Yasunaga) resolved to repurchase its stock in accordance with Article 156 of the Companies Act of Japan, as applied pursuant to paragraph 3 of Article 165 of the Companies Act of Japan. Details of the repurchase are as follows:

1. Purpose of stock repurchase

To enhance shareholder return and to improve capital efficiency.

2. Details of repurchase

(1) Class of share Common stock of Mitsui
(2) Total number of shares of common stock to be repurchased Up to 30,000,000 shares
(1.8% of the total number of shares of common stock outstanding excluding treasury stock)
(3) Total amount Up to 50,000,000,000 yen
(4) Period From March 9, 2020 to June 23, 2020
(5) Repurchase method Auction market on Tokyo Stock Exchange

[Reference] Status of treasury stock as of February 29, 2020

Number of outstanding shares excluding treasury stock: 1,712,728,312
Number of shares of treasury stock: 29,956,594
(25,964,700 shares of the treasury stock above will be cancelled on April 20,2020)


For inquiries on this matter, please contact

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Investor Relations Division
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Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Corporate Communications Division
Telephone: +81-80-5912-0321
Facsimile: +81-3-3285-9819
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