The D7000 is not made in China. If it were, I would not buy it.
> >>It's infuriating when companies, whether European or >Japanese, >>move their factories to China and try to charge European >or >>Japanese prices for their products by sticking their >fancy >>label on them. > >It shouldn't be infuriating, and it's not just a "fancy >label" - the D7000 is still a real Nikon > >Wherever the D7000 were to be assembled, it would be in a >Nikon-operated factory, to the same Nikon quality standards. >The camera would not be any "better" if it were >assembled in Japan.