AVX Corporation : AVX Corporation Declares Increased Dividend

        AVX Corporation : AVX Corporation Declares Increased Dividend

GREENVILLE, S.C. - May 9, 2013 -- The Board of Directors of AVX Corporation
(NYSE: AVX) recently declared an increased dividend of $0.0875 per common
share for the quarter ended March 31, 2013.

The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record on May 31, 2013 and will
be disbursed on June 14, 2013.

AVX, headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, is a leading manufacturer
and supplier of a broad line of passive electronic components and related
products.

Please visit our website at www.avx.com.

Contact:
AVX Corporation, Greenville
Kurt Cummings
864-967-9303
finance@avx.com

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