OMRON to Donate JPY 10 Million for Relief Efforts in Indonesia and the Philippines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 8, 2009

Kyoto, Japan - OMRON Corporation (TSE: 6645, ADR: OMRNY) has announced donations of JPY 5 million to support victims of the massive earthquake that struck Sumatra, Indonesia, on September 30, and JPY 5 million for flood victims in the Philippines following torrential rains brought by typhoons Ketsana and Parma.

The donations, which will be made through the Nippon International Cooperation for Community Development (NICCO) and Japan Platform (JPF), will be used to support rescue efforts and provide emergency medical care to victims.

OMRON wishes to express its sincere condolences to all those who have been affected by the disasters.

Overview of Donation

Recipient Amount donated Donation made through
Sumatra, Indonesia JPY 5 million Nippon International Cooperation for Community Development (NICCO)
Philippines JPY 5 million Japan Platform (JPF)

About OMRON

Headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, OMRON Corporation is a global leader in the field of automation. Established in 1933 and headed by President & CEO Hisao Sakuta, OMRON has over 32,000 employees around the world working to provide products and services to customers in a variety of fields, including industrial automation, electronic components, social systems (ticket gate machines, ticket vending machines and traffic control) and healthcare. For more information, visit OMRON's website at www.omron.com.

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Sarah Hall (sarah_hall@omron.co.jp)
OMRON Corporate Communications Department
Tel.: +81-3-3436-7202

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