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Notice regarding interim dividend and revision of expected year end dividend

Tokyo — October 30, 2012 — Ricoh Company, Ltd.(President & CEO: Shiro Kondo) hereby notifies you of resolution to pay a dividend(interim dividend) with reference date by September 30, 2012 on the Board of Directors held today and of revision of expected year end dividend as outlined below.

1. Interim dividend details

(1) The amount determined

Reference date: September 30, 2012
Dividends per share: JPY 12.50
Total amount of dividends: JPY 9.063billion
Effective date: December 3, 2012
Dividend resource: Retained earnings

(2) Interim dividend for the previous corresponding period

Reference date: September 30, 2011
Dividends per share: JPY 16.50
Total amount of dividends: JPY 11.970 billion
Effective date: December 1, 2011
Dividend resource: Retained earnings

2. Revision of expected year end dividends

Dividends per share (yen)
Interim Year-End Full Year
Previous forecast - 12.50 25.00
New forecast - 16.50 29.00
Year ending March 31, 2013 12.50 - -
Year ending March 31, 2012
16.50 8.50 25.00

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About Ricoh

Ricoh is a global technology company specializing in office imaging equipment, production print solutions, document management systems and IT services. Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in about 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ending March 2014, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2,195 billion yen based on the IFRS accounting standard (approx. 21.3 billion USD).
The majority of the company's revenue comes from products, solutions and services that improve the interaction between people and information. Ricoh also produces award-winning digital cameras and specialized industrial products. It is known for the quality of its technology, the exceptional standard of its customer service and sustainability initiatives.
Under its corporate tagline, imagine. change. Ricoh helps companies transform the way they work and harness the collective imagination of their employees.
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