Kyocera 6-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of October 2007
Commission File Number: 1-07952
6 Takeda Tobadono-cho, Fushimi-ku,
Kyoto 612-8501, Japan
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Date: October 11, 2007
Information furnished on this form:
1. Basic Agreement relating to Transfer of Mobile Phone Business of SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
To All Persons Concerned
Basic Agreement relating to Transfer of Mobile Phone Business of
SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
This is to advise you that Kyocera Corporation (Headquarters: Kyoto, Japan, President: Makoto Kawamura) (Kyocera) and SANYO Electric Co., Ltd. (SANYO), following resolutions of the Boards of Directors of each company, have executed a Basic Agreement regarding transfer of the mobile phone business of SANYO to Kyocera, under which Kyocera is granted priority in negotiations with SANYO and both companies agree to continue negotiation concerning such business transfer.
Kyocera recognizes the telecommunication equipment related business as one of its principal businesses and considers it vital to further enhance such business in both domestic and overseas mobile communications markets.
Mobile Phone Business (Excluding Tottori SANYO Electric Co., Ltd. and Telecom SANYO Co., Ltd.), PHS handsets, PHS base station and radio system business (to become WiMAX base station business)
We will proceed with the negotiation to conclude a final agreement following completion of due diligence regarding the relevant business.