News & Topics

Apr.2013

Establishing a new subsidiary in Brazil
---To accelerate Global Business---

We now announce that NISSAN TRADING CO., LTD. has established a new subsidiary in Brazil in order to accelerate global business expansion in the region of South America. Working closely with NISSAN TRADING CORPORATION AMERICAS (Head office: Tennessee), which has already been operating business in North America regions, we are aiming for efficient development in South America as well.

<Objectives>
Brazil has already been the world’s 4th largest automobile market, and with the Olympic Games of 2016 approaching, the market is expected to grow further.
Nissan Trading Group strives to reinforce global business development through establishment of a new subsidiary in Brazil. With the start-up a new plant of Nissan do Brazil, we are expanding cross-regional business in the global network with America and Mexico, contributing to the development in automobile-related industry in Brazil.

<Outline of a new subsidiary>

Company name : NISSAN TRADING DO BRASIL PRODUTOS AUTOMOTIVOS LTDA.
Location : Resende, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Establishment : April 9, 2013
Scope of Business : Support for automobile components manufacturers in Brazil
Sales of automobile components, machinery, steels, non-ferrous metals and chemicals