Nissan sells record 4.9 million vehicles globally in 2012

Sun Jan 27, 2013 11:49pm EST
 

TOKYO (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co (7201.T: Quote) sold a record 4.94 million vehicles globally in 2012, up 5.8 percent from a year ago, Japan's second biggest automaker said on Monday.

In 2011, Nissan sold 4.67 million vehicles globally.

(Reporting by Yoko Kubota; Editing by Mayumi Negishi)

 
A Nissan Motor showroom employee walks past the company logo at its headquarters in Tokyo January 15, 2009. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon