AKEBONO REPORT 2011 Akebono Brake Industry Co. Ltd. 37NPrincipal ShareholdersJapanese individuals& others19.56%Financial institutions(excluding securities firms)20.06%Non-Japaneseshareholders & others20.67%Other Japanesecorporations38.00%Securities firms1.71%CategoryNo. ofshareholdersNo. of shares held(1 000 shares)Japanese individuals & others 11 417 26 572.1Japanese government & municipal corporations ? ?Financial institutions (excluding securities firms) 42 27 267.8Securities firms 42 2 328.6Other Japanese corporations 152 51 627.5Non-Japanese shareholders & others 102 28 079.3Total 11 755 135 875.3No. of shares in less than units of 100 ? 117 043 sharesNote: The number of treasury shares as of March 31 2011 was 3 488 311. Of these 3 488 300 shares are included under “Japanese individuals & others ” and 11shares are included under “No. of shares in less than units of 100.”The number of shares in the name of the Japan Securities Depository Center asof March 31 2011 is 3 500. Of these 3 500 shares are included under “OtherJapanese corporations.”The number of treasury shares indicated in the shareholders’ list is 3 488 311 whereas the actual number as of March 31 2011 was 3 487 311.ShareholdersNo. of shares held(1 000 shares)% of issuedcommon stockToyota Motor Corporation 15 495.1 11.39Robert Bosch L.L.C. 12 597.0 9.26ITOCHU Corporation 10 553.0 7.75Deutsche Bank AG FrankfurtDomestic Custody Services5 900.0 4.33Isuzu Motors Limited 5 748.1 4.22Japan Trustee Services Bank Ltd. 5 586.6 4.10BBH Boston for Metzler InvestmentGmbH Frankfurt5 261.8 3.86Trust & Custody Services Bank Ltd. 3 307.4 2.43Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd. 3 133.7 2.30The Master Trust Bank of Japan Ltd. 2 508.4 1.84Note: The Company’s holding of treasury stock is not included in the above list of principalshareholders but is equivalent to 8th position.Akebono Crystal Wing (ACW)**(Hanyu-City Saitama Japan)NCompany NameAkebono Brake Industry Co. Ltd.NEstablishedJanuary 27 1929NGlobal Head Office19-5 Nihonbashi Koami-cho Chuo-ku Tokyo 103-8534 JapanNHeadquartersAi-City * 5-4-71 Higashi Hanyu-City Saitama 348-8508 JapanNPresident and CEOHisataka NobumotoNPaid-in Capital?19.9 billion ( as of March 31 2011)NNet Sales?216.6 billion (fiscal 2010)NNumber of Associates7 659 (as of March 31 2011)* Ai-City: akebono established its Ai-City headquarters in2001 with the objective of consolidating a diverse array ofcapabilities that had been dispersed throughout Japan andto integrate sales management and other business operationsto comprehensively reform the way we conduct ourbusiness. This has enabled us to take full advantage of thesynergistic effects afforded through the maximum use ofIT. The “Ai” in Ai-City refers to “akebono Innovation” and“IT” (information technology). “Ai” is also the Japaneseword for indigo blue and it refers to a textile dye unique toHanyu-City Japan where Ai-City is located.** ACW: Headquarters completed in 2001 (within the premisesof Ai-City)*** Akebono Nihonbashi Building: Commenced operations in2008 as the Global Head OfficeAkebono Nihonbashi Building (Chuo-ku Tokyo)***Company OutlineInvestor Information(As of March 31 2011)Reference MaterialsNShareholdersNStock ListingTokyo Stock Exchange First Section (Code: 7238)NCommon StockAuthorized: 440 000 000 SharesIssued: 135 992 343 SharesNTransfer Agent & RegistrarMitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking CorporationCorporate Agency Department7-10-11 Higashisuna Koto-ku Tokyo 137-8081 JapanNAnnual Shareholders’ General MeetingThe annual shareholders’ general meeting is normally held in Juneeach year.NIndependent AuditorDeloitte Touche TohmatsuCautionary Statement Concerning OutlooksCurrent plans projections strategies business performance and other statements reported herein which are not historic facts represent forecasts made under akebono’sassumptions and views based on information available at the time this report was prepared. These statements therefore are exposed to risks and uncertainties including butnot limited to those associated with the economic climate surrounding akebono’s business domain trends in market competition exchange rates tax systems and variousinstitutions. Please note that actual business performance may differ significantly from akebono’s forecasts due to various factors.NPercentage of Shares Held by Shareholder Category (%)Feature Social Repor t Environmental Repor t Economic Repor t Reference Materials