News Release

April 22, 2013
Canon Inc.

Canon supports earthquake relief efforts in Sichuan Province, China

On April 20, an earthquake struck in Sichuan Province, China, resulting in extensive damage and loss of life in the region.

We at Canon extend our heartfelt condolences to all those affected by this disaster and our thoughts go out to the victims and their families. While we realize that the road to recovery will be difficult and take time, we hope that the region will soon be able to begin the rebuilding and healing process.

The Canon Group is making a donation of RMB 3 million (approx. US$485,500) to aid in the relief efforts for the victims of the earthquake. The organization that will receive this donation is still being considered.

  • Note:
    Currency translations based on exchange rates of US$1=RMB 6.18.