May 24, 2012
First, we would like to express our sincere condolences to those who suffered this earthquake that hit Aomori and the surrounding areas on May 24 at 00:02 a.m.
We confirmed no significant impact on the company's operation. Among the Renesas Group offices and affiliate companies, the following sites were located in the area that measured over intensity 4 on the Japanese scale. However there were no casualties, nor was there any damage to our facilities at these sites.
- Tsugaru factory, Renesas Northern Japan Semiconductor, Inc. (Goshogawara, Aomori)