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Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Native name
日産自動車株式会社
Nissan Jidōsha Kabushiki-gaisha
Public (K.K.)
Traded as
IndustryAutomotive
Founded26 December 1933 (1933-12-26) (87 years ago) (under Nissan Group)[1][2]
Founder
HeadquartersNishi-ku, Yokohama, Japan (Officially registered in Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture)
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
ProductsAutomobiles, luxury vehicles, commercial vehicles, outboard motors, forklift trucks
Production output
Increase 5,556,241 units (2016)[4]
RevenueIncrease ¥11.38 trillion (FY2014)[5]
Increase ¥589.6 billion (FY2014)[5]
Increase ¥457.6 billion (FY2014)[5]
Total assetsIncrease ¥17.04 trillion (FY2014)[5]
Total equityIncrease ¥5.07 trillion (FY2014)[5]
OwnerRenault S.A. (43.4%)
Number of employees
142,925 (consolidated, March, 2014)[6]
Divisions
Subsidiaries
Websitewww.nissan-global.com/EN/index.html

Nissan (In Japanese: 日産自動車株式会社; Nissan Jidōsha Kabushikigaisha) is a company from Japan which makes vehicles, including cars, trucks, and buses. In the United States it was previously called Datsun.

Nissan makes cars under its own name, while its luxury cars have the brand Infiniti. In 1999, it made a partnership with Renault of France, and was joined by Mitsubishi Motors in 2016.[7]

Vehicles

The Nissan Altima is a sedan
The Nissan Quest is a minivan
The Nissan Leaf is the world's best-selling all-electric car

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