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New Leica price increase in the US (Q2, SL2)

Some Leica cameras (and lenses?) went up in price in the US on October 1st. I do not have the full list, but here are a few examples: Leica Q2 went up by $200 (now $5,700) Leica SL2 went up by $300 (now $6,900) Check the latest Leica US prices at one of our sponsors: […]

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Leica price increase coming to Japan on May 10th

After the last price increase in the US, Germany, Russia, and a few other countries, Leica Japan also confirmed a new camera and lens price increase will come into effect on May 10th – here is the new price list (check Map Camera for details):

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Reminder: Leica price increase is coming to multiple countries on April 1st (not a joke)

Reminder: a new Leica price increase is coming to multiple countries on April 1st (not a joke – confirmed for USA, Russia and Germany, other countries could be impacted as well):

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Not an April Fools’ Day joke: Leica price increase coming to the US on April 1, 2021

This is not an April Fools’ Day joke – Reddotforum reports that a new Leica price increase is coming to the US on April 1, 2021. Here are the details:

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Leica US price increase coming on January 1st because of Trump’s new tax on European products

The Leica US price increase I reported a few months ago is going into effect on January 1, 2020. The Leica Q2 and SL2 prices will remain unchanged.  This price increase is triggered by the new Trump 25% US tax on select European products. If you are planning to purchase a new Leica product before the […]

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Leica rumored to increase US prices on November 1st

Leica is rumored to increase US prices on November 1st by 25%. I was told that the first price increase will impact only Leica lenses. A second price increase is expected on December 1st for compact Leica cameras. This price increase is most likely triggered by the new 25% US tax on select European products:

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Trump’s new 25% US tax on European products includes cameras and lenses coming from Germany – will Leica gear get more expensive in the US?

Trump’s new 25% US tax on European products includes cameras and lenses and could significantly increase the price of Leica gear in the US. Here are the details:

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Leica UK prices increase

Macfilos reported the details on the latest Leica UK price increase (see the current Leica prices at Reddotcameras and Park Camera):

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