Japan’s Yamato Small Package Volumes for August

Following is a table showing Yamato Holdings Co. Ltd’s operating statistics for package volumes and letters.

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                        Aug.    July    June     May   April   March    Feb.
                        2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                    -------------------------YoY% Change----------------------
Small Parcels*          3.5%    6.8%    2.2%    4.3%    6.4%    0.3%   -2.7%
 Takkyubin             10.5%   11.3%    8.6%   11.4%   12.9%    4.6%    2.8%
 Kuroneko Mail         -1.6%    2.7%   -1.8%   -0.1%    2.4%   -2.4%   -5.7%
                    --------------------Package Volume (mlns)------------------
Small Parcels*         289.4   335.7   311.9   306.4   294.6   300.4   275.5
 Takkyubin             130.9   165.9   127.7   126.2   120.6   120.1   104.8
 Kuroneko Mail         158.5   169.8   184.3   180.2   174.0   180.3   170.7
                    -------------------3-month average change*-----------------
Small Parcels*         -1.8%    4.5%    1.3%    3.5%    1.9%   -6.5%   -4.9%
 Takkyubin              1.1%   12.1%    2.1%    6.2%    4.6%  -19.4%   -5.2%
 Kuroneko Mail         -4.1%   -0.8%    0.8%    1.8%    0.3%    3.9%   -4.7%
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*Calculated by Bloomberg News From July 2011, small parcel figure disclosure was discontinued by Yamato. Bloomberg News maintained calculations from then on. 3-mth avg change: Average of most recent three months compared with prior most recent three month period.

Note: Takkyubin consists of packages and boxes.

Kuroneko Mail consists of documents and letters.

Source: Yamato Holding Co. Ltd.

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