AVX Corporation Declares Increased Dividend

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Thursday, October 20, 2016 9:00 am EDT

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FOUNTAIN INN, S.C.

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NYSE:
AVX

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of AVX Corporation (NYSE: AVX) recently declared an increased dividend of $0.11 per common share for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.

This represents a $0.44 annual dividend rate, and a 4.8% increase over the previous dividend rate.

The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record on November 7, 2016 and will be disbursed on November 18, 2016.

AVX, headquartered in Fountain Inn, South Carolina, is a leading manufacturer and supplier of a broad line of passive electronic components and related products.

Please visit our website at www.avx.com.

Contact:

AVX Corporation
Kurt Cummings, 864-967-9303
investor.relations@avx.com