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Dates of existence
Nikon was established in 1917, originally named Nippon Kōgaku Kōgyō Kabushikigaisha (Japan Optical Industries Co., Ltd.). A subsidiary of Mitsubishi, the company was renamed Nikon Corporation in 1988.