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*** Exercise Your Right to Vote *** Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on April 26, 2018. MATSON, INC. You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above. This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of MATSON, INC. 1411 SAND ISLAND PARKWAY HONOLULU, HI 96819 the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side). We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. proxy materials and voting instructions. E37152-P02696 See the reverse side of this notice to obtain Meeting Information Meeting Type:Annual Meeting For holders as of:February 23, 2018 Date: April 26, 2018Time: 8:30 AM HST Location: Bankers Club First Hawaiian Center, 30th Fl 999 Bishop Street Honolulu, Hawaii







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The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following: 1. Election of Directors Nominees: 1) W. Blake Baird 2) Michael J. Chun 3) Matthew J. Cox 4) Thomas B. Fargo 5) Mark H. Fukunaga 6) Stanley M. Kuriyama 7) Constance H. Lau The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2 and 3: 2. Advisory vote to approve executive compensation. 3. To ratify the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2018. NOTE: In their discretion, the proxies are authorized to vote upon such other matters as may properly be brought before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof. E37154-P02696 Voting Items







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