In Phase IV, we will tap external resources through stepped-up activity in corporate acquisitions and alliances. We will work to reduce costs by ¥30 billion during Phase IV through our mudadori cost-cutting activities, under way since 2006. In addition, we will continue working to foster human resources capable of functioning in a global context and will consider adopting the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
Aiming for ¥30 billion in cost savings in three years
An extension of the mudadori cost-cutting activities under way since 2006
New focus projects
Manufacturing cost reductions
Total savings: ¥30 billion