Corporate Information

Nikon provides products and services based on the core technologies of Opto-Electronics Technologies and Precision Technologies and through its corporate philosophy of Trustworthiness and Creativity. It is a global company that supports the realization of an even more prosperous society by responding to the hopes and expectations of people and industries.

Nikon's Philosophy and Vision

New growth in new areas.

The corporate philosophy of Nikon is Trustworthiness and Creativity. While challenging the possibilities of opto-electronic and precision technologies, we provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of our customers and society, while supporting the enrichment of people's lives around the world.

Director and President Toshikazu Umatate

Philosophy and Vision

Learn about Nikon's corporate philosophy and vision that form our foundation.

Nikon's Businesses

From everyday life to the challenges of global society, Nikon provides a diverse range of products other than just cameras and binoculars.
For example, we manufacture the equipment used to fabricate the semiconductors found in your PC and smartphone, and the precision systems utilized to detect defects in electronic components. Nikon technologies contribute to people's lives in ways you may never have imagined.

Imaging Products Business

Continues expanding the possibilities of imaging by providing cameras produced based on knowhow and technologies accumulated over Nikon's long history, as well as a variety of image-sharing applications and online services.

Precision Equipment Business

Supports the creation of a super-smart society through the development and production of FPD lithography systems for manufacturing liquid crystal panels and OLED panels, as well as lithography systems that produce semiconductors.

Healthcare Business

Contributes to improving people's quality of life all over the world by providing Life Science Solutions, Eye Care Solutions, and Contract Cell Development and Manufacturing to the bioscience and medical fields.

Components Business

Contributes to the ongoing evolution of science technology, industry and society by providing optical materials, actuators, optical processing machines and the most advanced technologies for space exploration.

Industrial Metrology and Others

Contributes to the latest manufacturing processes with total measuring solutions that meet diverse requirements, and to comfortable vision through ophthalmic lenses utilizing cutting-edge technologies.

Corporate Movies

Videos sharing the challenges of Nikon and Nikon's vision of society.

Movie "Nikon's business portraits"Open Modal

Nikon's pioneering opto-electronics and precision technologies will continue to enhance the lives of people around the world. (02:49)

Movie "Nikon's challenge"Open Modal

As long as curiosity exists in the world, we will keep seeking out new challenges, endlessly. (01:25)

Movie "Our future is..."Open Modal

The efforts of four high-school students striving to realize their dreams are drawn. This movie was created through Nikon's hopes and the will to continue supporting the dreams and future that young people envision. (06:25)

About Nikon

The company profile, list of directors, and information on group companies as well as the PDF version of the company profile are available here.

Company Information

Basic Nikon Corporation information.

Directors, Officers and Executive Fellows

Lists directors, officers, executive fellows and their business duties.

Nikon Group Companies

Lists contact information and business domains of Nikon group companies around the world.


Our business domains — Imaging Products, Precision Equipment, Healthcare, Components, and Industrial Metrology and Others.


Nikon has built a respected brand that is trusted and highly recognized globally.


Introduces Nikon's over-100-year journey with photos and movies.


Nikon Group's Basic Procurement Policy, CSR Procurement and Green Procurement Standards are described with basic guidelines.

Company Profile (PDF)

The latest Nikon Company Profile can be viewed as a PDF. There is a version for smartphone users.

Learn and Enjoy Light

Special contents suitable for all ages to enjoy learning about matters ranging from the everyday to the universe.

Enter the world of Nikon

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