Notice on Media Coverage

November 19, 2020

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation

The Nikkan Kogyo Shinbun today reported that Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation is negotiating the sale of Japan semiconductor Corporation’s Iwate and Oita Operations to Taiwanese United Microelectronics Corporation.

We continue to focus on the discrete semiconductor business, and on analog integrated circuits and microcontroller units for motor control, where we can expect to see synergies with discrete devicesm, in order to secure profitable growth.

As announced on September 29, 2020, we are considering restructuring measures in addition to personnel measures, and these will be implemented as necessary, in order to establish a solid business structure. However, no definitive decisions have been made as of today.

Information in this document, including product prices and specifications, content of services and contact information, is current on the date of the announcement but is subject to change without prior notice.