NISSAN MOTOR CO., LTD. is a Japan-based company primarily engaged in the manufacture and sell of automobiles. The Company has two business segments. The Automobile segment manufactures and sells vehicles, forklifts, marine products and accessories. The Sales Financing segment is engaged in the provision of sales financing services. As of March 31, 2012, the Company has 199 subsidiaries and 25 associated companies. In August 2011, the Company established a Kyusyu-based company. On March 22, 2012, the Company fully acquired Aichi Machine Industry Co., Ltd., which is engaged in the development, manufacturing, sale of engine and manual transmission in Nagoya, Japan.