Strengthen Nikon's sales organization in Europe

Nikon CEE GmbH established and begins operations

August 17, 2016

TOKYO - Nikon Corporation (Kazuo Ushida, President) is pleased to announce the reorganization of sales subsidiaries and the establishment of Nikon CEE GmbH in Vienna, Austria. This reorganization and establishment of a new sales and service subsidiary was all done with the goal of strengthening sales of Nikon imaging products, beginning with digital cameras, as well as biological microscopes, and to further enrich after-sales services in Austria, Slovenia, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Poland.

This new sales and service subsidiary, Nikon CEE GmbH, will commence operations in the Republic of Austria and the Republic of Slovenia on September 1, 2016.
Nikon CEE GmbH represents a consolidation of Nikon's imaging business in Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Poland. Existing sales subsidiaries will serve as branches of Nikon CEE GmbH, scheduled to commence operations in the first half of 2017.

Company Overview

Name Nikon CEE GmbH
Address Wagenseilgasse 5, 1120 Wien, Austria
Capital €60,000 (approx. ¥6,900,000)
Representative Director Makoto Sone, President
No. of employees Approximately 21 at start of operations
Primary activities Sales and after-sales service of imaging products and biological microscopes in Austria, Slovenia, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Poland
Start of operations September 1, 2016 in Austria and Slovenia
First half of 2017 in Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Poland
Annual sales target Approximately ¥3,000,000,000 in the first fiscal year

The information is current as of the date of publication. It is subject to change without notice.