Simplified Absorption-type Merger of Consolidated Subsidiary

Komatsu Ltd. (hereinafter the "Company) (President and CEO: Tetsuji Ohashi) announces today that the Board of Directors, at the Board meeting held on April 14, 2014, resolved the merger of Komatsu Diesel Co., Ltd. (hereinafter "Komatsu Diesel"), a consolidated subsidiary of the Company, on October 1, 2014 as follows.
As this merger is going to take place between the Company and a wholly owned subsidiary in the form of simplified absorption, certain matters and descriptions are omitted from the disclosure below.

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