Nikon Japan just issued a press release saying they will halt the sales of the D300s and D700 DSLR cameras in Japan. To comply with the “Electrical Appliance and Material Safety Law”, Nikon has decided to halt sales of the D300s and D700 along with the following accessories:
Wireless Transmitter WT-3
MB-D10, MB-D200, MB-D80 Multi-Power Battery Pack MB-D10, MB-D200,
Battery Chamber Cover BL-3
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL9
Overseas sales are said to not be affected by Nikon’s decision.