Washington, DC 20549



Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): July 26, 2018

KEMET Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

KEMET Tower, One East Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Florida
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)

(954) 766-2800
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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Item 7.01                                           Regulation FD Disclosure

Per Loof, KEMET's Chief Executive Officer and Robin Blackwell, Vice President Corporate Communications, of KEMET Corporation (the "Company"), are scheduled to meet with certain investors, commencing on Friday, July 27, 2018 in New York, NY. The slide package prepared by the Company for use in connection with these meetings is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1. All of the information in the attached slide package is presented as of July 26, 2018, and the Company does not assume any obligation to update such information in the future.

The information included in this Form 8-K, as well as the exhibit referenced herein, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

(a.)                              Not Applicable

(b.)                              Not Applicable

(c.)                               Not Applicable

(d.)                               Exhibits

Exhibit No.
Description of Exhibit
Slide package prepared for use by Mr. Loof and Ms. Blackwell in connection with an investor presentation commencing on Friday, July 27, 2018.

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 hereunto duly authorized.

July 26, 2018
KEMET Corporation
William M. Lowe, Jr.
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer