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Nikon price increase coming to Canada on April 1st

After Europe and Japan, Canada is rumored to be next in line to get a price increase on certain Nikon products. The date I got is April 1st, 2016 (not a joke, this is the first day of the new financial year for Nikon). Check out the current Nikon pricing at Amazon Canada.

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Nikon announced price increase in Japan

Nikon announced a new price increase in Japan for Nikkor lenses and Speedlight flashes. The full list of impacted products can be found here (PDF file). The new pricing will be active on March 1st, 2016. The reason for the new pricing is the increased cost of raw materials.

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Weekly Nikon news flash #350

→ Amateurphotographer: there could be a shortage of Nikon D500 cameras (pre-order options): Although aimed at ‘advanced enthusiasts and professional photographers’, amateurs may have to wait to get hold of the 20.9-million-pixel camera when 
it goes on sale in March, priced £1,729.99 (body only). ‘Due to the anticipated high demand for this new flagship DX DSLR, […]

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Reminder: up to 30% price increase on Nikon lenses in Europe

For all European readers – I have been reporting for months now that a big Nikon price increase is coming to Europe in early 2016 (up to 30% in Germany, 5-20% in the UK). Have you seen any price increases in your country? Please report in the comments section below.

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Up to 30% price increase on Nikon lenses coming to Europe on January 1st, 2016

Last week I reported about the upcoming price increase in the UK. I was not sure if the price increase will impact other EU countries but today I received some new info: up to 30% price increase on certain lenses in the EU starting from January 1st, 2016. Here are the details:

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Rumors: 5% to 20% UK price increase on most lenses in early 2016

In addition to the upcoming D4s and D810 UK price increase, the price of most lenses is rumored to go up by 5%-20% in early 2016. For now the info I received is only for the UK, I am not sure if the same will happen to other European countries. If you need a new Nikkor, […]

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