Nissan Motor Company, Limited (日産自動車株式会社, Nissan Jidōsha Kabushiki-gaisha) (TYO: 7201), uisually shortened tae Nissan (/ˈnsɑːn/ or UK /ˈnɪsæn/; Japanese: [nisːaɴ]), is a Japanese multinaitional automaker heidquairtered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Japan.

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Native name
Treddit asTYO: 7201
Financial services
Foondit26 December 1933; 86 years ago (1933-12-26)
FoonderMasujiro Hashimoto
Kenjiro Den
Rokuro Aoyama
Meitaro Takeuchi
Yoshisuke Aikawa
HeidquartersNishi-ku, Yokohama, Japan
(Officially registered in Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture)
Aurie served
Key fowk
ProductsAutomobiles, Luxury Vehicles, Commercial Vehicles, Outboard motors, Forklift trucks
Production ootpit
Increase 5,556,241 units (2016)[1]
RevenueIncrease ¥11.38 trillion (FY2014)[2]
Increase ¥589.6 billion (FY2014)[2]
ProfitIncrease ¥457.6 billion (FY2014)[2]
Tot assetsIncrease ¥17.04 trillion (FY2014)[2]
Tot equityIncrease ¥5.07 trillion (FY2014)[2]
Nummer o employees
142,925 (consolidated, March, 2014)[3]

In 1999, Nissan entered a twa-wey alliance wi Renault S.A. of France, which owns 43.4% o Nissan, while Nissan haulds 15% o Renault shares, as o 2008. Alang wi its normal range o models, Nissan produces a range o luxury models buistit as Infiniti an aw. As o 2011, the company's global heidquairters is locatit in Nishi-ku, Yokohama. Nissan wis the saxt lairgest automaker in the warld ahint Toyota, General Motors, Volkswagen Group, Hyundai Motor Group, an Ford in 2012.[4] It haes mercatit vehicles unner the "Datsun" buist name an aw. In Julie 2013, Nissan annooncit the relaunch o Datsun as a buist targetit at emergin mercats.[5][6]

Notes and referencesEedit

  1. "Nissan Production, Sales and Export Results for December 2016 and Calendar Year 2016". Nissan. 30 January 2017. Retrieved 4 March 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "FY2014 Consolidated Financial Results" (PDF). Nissan. 13 May 2015. Retrieved 13 May 2015.
  3. "Outline of company". June 2013. Retrieved 28 January 2013.
  4. "World Motor Vehicle Production – OICA correspondents survey – World Ranking of Manufacturers – Year 2012" (PDF). OICA. 2013. Retrieved 15 September 2013.
  5. "Nissan on the GO with Datsun". The Hindu. 15 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-15.
  6. Mishra, Ashish K (8 July 2013). "Nissan's Indian Gamble with Datsun". Forbes. Retrieved 2013-09-15.
  • Cusumano, Michael A. (1985). The Japanese Automobile Industry. Harvard University Press. ISBN 0-674-47255-1.

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