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News Releases 2004

Relocations and Consolidations at the Tokyo and Osaka Offices

Oct 1, 2004
Kuraray Co., Ltd.

Kuraray will make the below-described changes at its Tokyo and Osaka head offices, for the purpose of strengthening the headquarters functions of the Tokyo Plant and promoting unified group management.

(1) Tokyo Head Office
Kuraray and group companies will be moving their offices as below. Some of the administrative divisions of the Osaka Headquarters will be shifted to Tokyo, and Tokyo's headquarters functions will be expanded.
[New address] Ote Center Building, 1-1-3, Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo 100-8115
[Date of move] Scheduled to open on October 12
[Note]

Operations affected and previous address:
Kuraray, Kuraray Medical Inc., Kuraray Fastening Co., Ltd, and four other

group companies:
Kuraray Nihonbashi Building, 3-1-6, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo

Group companies other than the above:
New Nihonbashi Building, 3-8-2, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo

(2) Osaka Head Office
The Head Offices of Kuraray's Clavella Division and Kuraray Trading Co., Ltd. will move to the same office building of Kuraray and other Group companies:
[New address] Shin Hankyu Building, 1-12-39,Umeda Kita-ku, Osaka 530-8611
[Date of move] Scheduled to open in the second half of November
[Note]

Operations affected and previous address:
Kuraray Clavella Division and Kuraray Trading

KT Building
2-5-4 Hirano-machi Chuo-ku, Osaka

Shiono Nissei Building (Kuraray Trading Branch Office)
2-6-6, Dosho-machi, Chuo-ku, Osaka

Kuraray and group companies not listed above:
Shin Hankyu Building, 1-12-39,Umeda Kita-ku, Osaka