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Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. Operating Plans

April 15, 2011

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (the Company) wishes to express its sincere condolences for the victims of the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunamis and to extend its deepest sympathy to the bereaved families.

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. operating plans

The Company announces its updated operating plans for the following factories between April 22 and 28.




Operating plan

Motorcycle Iwata Main Assembly of finished products and engines April 22-28: Limited production
Iwata South Assembly of engines
Hamakita Manufacture of parts April 22-28: Limited production for overseas model parts
Fukuroi Packaging for overseas model parts April 22-28: Operation will continue
Outboard Motors Fukuroi South Assembly of finished products April 22-28: Limited production
PWC* Kuramatsu Assembly of engines
Automobile Engines Iwata main Assembly of engines April 22-28: Production suspended
(Production suspended until April 15, limited
production from April 18 onwards)
Power Products YMPC* ATV* April 22-28: Limited production
Golf Car

All factories other than the above, including Boat, Pool, IM* PAS* and UAV* factories will continue to operate as usual.

Regarding monetary contributions

The Company has organized donations amongst its employees since the 16th of March. So far, this amount has reached 11 million yen. The same amount will be prepared by the Company to produce 20 million yen worth of donations via the Japanese Red Cross Society, with the remaining amount to be presented to employees that suffered losses in this disaster.


  *YKP: Yamaha Kumamoto Products Co., Ltd.
  *YMPC: Yamaha Motor Powered Products Co., Ltd.
  *PWC: Personal water craft
  *ATV: All Terrain Vehicle
  *IM: Intelligent Machinery
  *PAS: Power Assisted Bicycle
  *UAV: Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

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