April 17, 2019 About the Media Reports Regarding Renesas

Certain media reports were published on April 15, 2019, speculating on Renesas' plan to restructure its distributor (Tokuyakuten) channel. The reports were not based on Renesas' announcement.

While Renesas has been continuously reviewing measures to streamline and strengthen its sales channels, no definitive decision has been reached, and the company does not comment on speculations in the reports, including specific number of distributors.