Nissan Donation to Help Victims of Earthquake in Nepal


YOKOHAMA, Japan (May 11, 2015) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and its employees extend their heartfelt sympathy to those affected by the disaster in Nepal and wish for the earliest possible recovery.



Nissan will donate 10 million yen to the World Food Programme, which is aiding rescue efforts by providing food for the people in the affected areas in Nepal.

About Nissan Motor Co.

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is part of the Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with more than 244,500 employees globally, Nissan sold almost 5.2 million vehicles and generated revenue of 10.5 trillion yen (USD 105 billion) in fiscal 2013. Nissan delivers a comprehensive range of more than 60 models under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In 2010, Nissan introduced the Nissan LEAF, and continues to lead in zero-emission mobility. The LEAF, the first mass-market, pure-electric vehicle launched globally, is now the best-selling EV in history with almost 50% share of the zero-emission vehicle segment