Notice Concerning the Distribution of Interim Dividend and the Revision of Year-end Dividend Forecast for FY2015

News Release IR

Toyota Industries Corporation today announced a resolution of the Board of Directors meeting held on October 31, 2014, concerning the distribution of an interim dividend and the revision of year-end dividend forecast for FY2015 as follows.

1.Details of interim dividend

Interim dividend
for FY 2015
Recent forecast
(As of April 25, 2014)
Year-end dividend
for FY 2014
Record Date September 30, 2014 September 30, 2014 September 30, 2013
Dividend per share 50.00 yen 45.00 yen 35.00 yen
Total amount
of dividend
15,700 million yen - 10,960 million yen
Effective date November 26, 2014 - November 26, 2013
Source of dividend November 26, 2013 - Retained earnings

2.Revision of year-end dividend forecast

The amount of cash dividend per share
Interim Year-end Annual
Previous forecast
(April 25, 2014)
Yen Yen Yen
45.00 45.00 90.00
Revised forecast - 50.00 100.00
Actual payment
(FY2015 ending March, 2015)
50.00 - -
Actual payment
(FY2014 ending March, 2014)
35.00 50.00 85.00

3.Reason for revision

Toyota Industries' dividend policy is to meet the expectations of shareholders while giving full consideration to business performance, funding requirement and focusing on dividend payout ratio. Based on this policy, Toyota Industries plans to pay an interim dividend of 50.0 yen and a year-end dividend of 50.0 yen per common share.