This document has been prepared in accordance with accounting principles and practices generally accepted in Japan, and translated for reference only from the original Japanese version. The Company gives no warranty with respect to its correctness.


The original disclosure in Japanese was released on December 17, 2018

Takara Holdings Inc.


Notice Regarding Transfer of Mushroom Business by a Consolidated Subsidiary of Takara Holdings (Takara Bio Inc.)

 Takara Bio Inc. (The First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange, securities code number: 4974), a consolidated subsidiary of the Company, today issued a news release entitled “Notice Regarding Transfer of Mushroom Business”. For details, please refer to the disclosure materials of Takara Bio.

 The impact of the share transfer on the consolidated business results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2019 is expected to be immaterial.