MOSCOW, 22-Aug-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — Rosoboronexport (part of the Rostec State Corporation) will take part in the Army 2017 International Military and Technical Forum, which will be held from 22 to 27 August 2017 in the Patriot Park near Moscow.
“Rosoboronexport has traditionally been the general partner of the Army, and we are pleased to note that the forum is gaining momentum every year and becoming increasingly more representative. It is growing both in terms of the range of the weapons, military and special equipment presented at it and the level and number of its participants, the topical issues under discussion concerning the development of national armed forces. This year, we plan to hold meetings and negotiations with more than 70 foreign delegations from 55 countries on the sidelines of Army-2017, said Sergei Goreslavsky, Deputy CEO of Rosoboronexport, who leads the company’s official delegation at the forum.It is planned to sign about 10 documents and contractual agreements on cooperation with foreign governments and companies, as well as Russian defense manufacturers”.
Rosoboronexport’s display will be deployed for the first time within the Rostec State Corporation’s demonstration center, as part of its joint display. All of the displays of the Corporation’s holding companies, including ours, share a common conceptual and stylistic solution and will be built on the open-space approach.
This year we are proud to present also our latest exhibition technology used to demonstrate promising products, including a special magnetic levitating display stand and holographic multimedia catalogs.
Through these exhibition novelties, foreign customers will be able to learn more about the entire range of military products offered by Rosoboronexport. The T-90S/MS tanks, multiple rocket launchers, BTR-80A/BTR-82A armored personnel carriers, motor vehicles, including armored ones, for equipping special forces and police units, advanced small arms and special weapons, close combat weapons, and means to provide logistics support to units will also attract increased attention are expected to generate particular interest.
Aviation, air defense equipment, patrol boats, Ka-52, Mi-28NE, Mi-171Sh, Mi-17V-5, Mi-35M helicopters, Su-30, Su-32, Yak-130, Yak-152 aircraft, various UAV systems, EW and ELINT systems.
“Separately, I would like to highlight Integrated Security Systems, our new corporate project presented at Army 2017, to which we continuously pay particular attention. A special cluster of Rostec’s enterprises manufacturing counter-terror products was set up to create and promote this product,” added Sergei Goreslavsky.
Rosoboronexportis the only state-owned arms trade company in the Russian Federation authorized to export the full range of military and dual-purpose products, technologies and services. It is a subsidiary of the Rostec Corporation. Founded on 4 November, 2000, now Rosoboronexport is one of the leading world arms exporters to the international market. Its share in Russia’s military exports exceeds 85 percent. Rosoboronexport cooperates with more than 700 enterprises and organizations in the Russian defence industrial complex. Russia maintains military technical cooperation with more than 70 countries around the world.
Rostec State Corporation is a Russian corporation that was established in 2007 to facilitate the development, production and export of high-tech industrial products designed for civilian and military applications. The Corporation comprises over 700 organizations that are currently part of 11 holding companies operating in the military-industrial complex and 3 holding companies working in civilian industry, as well as 80 directly managed organizations. Rostec’s portfolio includes well-known brands such as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Kalashnikov Concern, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO AVISMA, UralVagonZavod, etc. Rostec companies are located in 60 constituent entities of the Russian Federation and supply products to more than 70 countries. In 2016, the consolidated revenue of Rostec amounted to 1 trillion 266 billion rubles, while the consolidated net income and EBITDA amounted to 88 and 268 billion rubles respectively. In 2016, the average salary in the Corporation was 44,000 rubles. According to Rostec strategy, the main objective of the Corporation is to ensure that Russia has a technological advantage in highly competitive global markets. Rostec’s key objectives include the introduction of a new techno-economic paradigm and the digitalization of the Russian economy.
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