ROSOBORONEXPORT (ROE) has announced that in the summer of 2021, more than 30 contracts were signed. Contracts signed within the framework of the International Military-Technical Forum ARMY-2021, MAKS-2021 Airshow, and the International Maritime Defence Show, exceeded €3 billion, said ROE in a statement on Tuesday.
"ROSOBORONEXPORT has effectively used the platform offered by Russia's summer defense exhibitions, thus increasing the company's portfolio of orders and increasing the load of the domestic military industrial complex," said the press service of ROE.
According to ROE's press service, the exports included Su-30 aircraft, Mi-35M/P, Mi-171Sh, and Mi-17V-5 helicopters, aviation means of destruction, Panzer-S1/S1M anti-aircraft missile and gun complex, Verba MANPADS, Opposnik-GE radar, Krasukha electronic warfare complex, Repelent-Patrol mobile electronic countermeasure complex, anti-tank missile system "Kornet-EM", remotely controlled combat modules, weapons for ships and submarines, small arms, ammunition.
The statement adds that an agreement was reached on the integration of the Palma Russian shipborne missile and artillery system into the armament system of a foreign-made ship.
"Russia's success in the field of military-technical cooperation confirms the ability of the domestic industry to create new unique products and solutions that are interesting for the market. At the same time, the qualitative renewal of the funds of factories and design bureaus, their timely technical re-equipment at the expense of funds from the implementation of state defense orders and export contracts, launches processes of positive transformation of infrastructure, from household facilities to youth-friendly scientific schools, technoparks, and experimental laboratories," said Alexander Mikheev, Deputy Chairman of the Union of Machine Builders of Russia, Director General of JSC ROSOBORONEXPORT.
Among the Russian novelties presented at Russian exhibitions this summer, foreign partners paid special attention to the T-14 Armata tank, combat vehicles based on the Boomerang platform, Orion-E reconnaissance and strike UAV, Antey-4000 air defence system, Panzer-S1M air defence systems, Su-57 5th generation fighter, BMP-3 with Berezhok module, and other equipment.
Today, according to the statement, the portfolio of export orders of ROE is more than 52 billion dollars.
JSC ROSOBORONEXPORT is the sole state intermediary agency for Russia's exports/imports of defense-related and dual-use products, technologies and services.