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Notice Regarding the Total Value of the Sale of Shares of FANUC (Including the Greenshoe Option) (E)

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                                                                                  Fujitsu Limited

    Notice Regarding the Total Value of the Sale of Shares of FANUC
                            (Including the Greenshoe Option)

Tokyo, December 17, 2003 Fujitsu Limited ("Fujitsu") today announced the total value of the sale of the portion of its shareholdings in FANUC LTD. FANUC) that it has announced to sell, on October 28 and November 12, 2003, through a secondary offering (the "Offering"), as Nikko Citigroup, the holder of the option to purchase up to 3,600,000 additional shares (the "Greenshoe Option"), has decided to exercise this option for 2,207,700 shares. Details areas below.

Total number of shares sold

26,207,700 shares (including 2,207,700 shares as per today's exercise of the Greenshoe Option)

Total value of sale

162,142,846,668 yen (including 13,658,686,668 yen as per today's exercise of the Greenshoe Option)

Remaining shares of FANUC held by Fujitsu after the Offering

33,473,963 shares

The percentage of total voting rights to be held by Fujitsu in FANUC, including the 8,000,000 shares held by the employee pension trust over which Fujitsu retains voting rights, will be 18.64%.

The above-mentioned sale of shares is expected to result in an extraordinary profit for the current fiscal year of approximately 90.7 billion yen (including approximately 7.6 billion yen as per today's transaction) on a consolidated basis . The impact on consolidated net income for the current fiscal year is projected to be an increase of about 25.0 billion yen (including approximately 2.1 billion yen as per today's transaction).

On an unconsolidated basis, the transaction is expected to result in an extraordinary profit of approximately 161.8 billion yen (including approximately 13.6 billion yen as per today's transaction) and an increase in net income  of about 96.1 billion yen (including approximately 8.0 billion yen as per today's transaction) for the current fiscal year.

Fujitsu's FY2003 earnings projections, issued November 12, 2003, will remain unchanged as a result of this transaction.

(About Fujitsu) Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting technologies, highly reliable computing and telecommunications platforms, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver comprehensive solutions that open up infinite possibilities for its customers' success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.6 trillion yen (US$38 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2003. For more information, please see www.fujitsu.com

*All company names mentioned may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders and are used for identification purpose only.

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Branche: Hardware
ISIN:      JP3818000006
WKN:        0354912
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Börsen:  Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse / official dealing
              SWX Swiss Exchange / official dealing
              London Stock Exchange / official dealing



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