SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Specialized Disclosure Report
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer ID No.)
1 AVX Boulevard
Fountain Inn, South Carolina
(Address of principal executive offices)
Michael E. Hufnagel (864) 967-2150
(Name and telephone number, including area code, of the person to contact in connection with this report)
Check the appropriate box to indicate the rule pursuant to which this form is being filed, and provide the period to which the information in this form applies:
☒ Rule 13p-1 under the Securities Exchange Act (17CFR240.13p-1) for the reporting period from January 1 to December 31, 2017.
Section 1 – Conflict Minerals Disclosure
Item 1.01 Conflict Minerals Disclosure and Report
Conflict Minerals Disclosure
AVX Corporation (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “AVX” or the “Company”) evaluated the current supply chain for its product lines and determined that certain products manufactured by the Company contain tungsten, tantalum, tin, and gold (3TG) for the period from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017.
A copy of the AVX Conflict Minerals Disclosure and Report is provided as Exhibit 1.01 and can also be found at http://www.avx.com/about-avx/environmental-compliance/
Item 1.02 Exhibit
A Conflict Minerals Report is attached as Exhibit 1.01 to this report.
Section 2 – Exhibits
Item 2.01 Exhibits
Exhibit 1.01 – Conflict Minerals Report as required by Items 1.01 and 1.02 of this Form.
AVX Corporation Conflict Minerals Report
Conflict Minerals Report as required by Items 1.01 and 1.02 of this Form
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
Date: May 25, 2018
/s/ Michael E. Hufnagel
Michael E. Hufnagel
Vice President of Corporate Finance