Nikon plans to focus on the cells of the middle and upper segment and the lenses for them
Manual Nikon told about the plans of the company affecting the Imaging division Products, employment issue of photography. As you know, Last quarter was unprofitable for Nikon, selling cameras for the year has decreased significantly. More specifically, compared to the same quarter of the previous year sales of cameras with interchangeable lenses decreased from 1.28 to 1.05 million units and sales of interchangeable lenses for these cameras — from 1.95 to 1.64 million units. Sales of compact cameras actually contracted from 2.26 million to 990 million pieces.
In this regard, Nikon undertook to revise the work of the Department. In the first place, it was decided to focus on the issue of SLR cameras and lenses medium and upper segments, as well as on the production of mirrorless cameras. However, the intention to produce a compact camera high end manufacturer also refuses. However, the range of products will be reduced.
The manufacturer said that plans to close production plants yet. This applies to the factories of the company located both in Japan and abroad.
Source: Nikon Rumors