IM Corona Lighters are one of the most reliable lighter lines in the world. They are made in Japan. Since 1933 the IM Corona company has been producing some of the world’s best lighters. While other companies buy from a host of manufacturers and have their name put on the product, you can rest assured that every IM Corona lighter is made by them. New for 2016, the Gold Plated Barley Old Boy is the latest edition that features a sure grip knurled body.