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): September 11, 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)


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

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Item 7.01                                           Regulation FD Disclosure

William M. Lowe, Jr., Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of KEMET Corporation (the “Company”), and Robin Blackwell, Vice President Corporate Communications and Investor Relations of the Company, are scheduled to provide certain investor information, including an investor presentation, commencing on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 in New York, New York at 1:15 pm eastern standard time. The slide package prepared by the Company for use in connection with this presentation is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1. All of the information in the attached slide package is presented as of September 11, 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. Lowe and Ms. Blackwell in connection with an investor presentation commencing on Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
September 11, 2018
KEMET Corporation
William M. Lowe, Jr.
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer