Great export potential of Kazakhstan's military products

Great export potential of Kazakhstan's military products

Kazakhstan’s military products have a great export potential, foreign specialists say. Optics, radio communications and military items such as bulletproof vests and armoured vehicles are among the popular ones. Representatives of domestic enterprises of the military-industrial complex have presented all variety of products at the international ‘Army-2018’ forum in Moscow. Representatives of the Kazakh enterprises have presented their new types of weapons and equipment for the third year.

ASLANBEK SYRLANOV, SENIOR STAFF, KAZAKH MINISTRY OF DEFENSE AND AEROSPACE INDUSTRY:

 - In terms of cost and quality of our products are very competitive. Professionals who work at our enterprises do very precise work, which sometimes is not achieved even by the newest machines, which makes the products very expensive.

KAIRAT KALMANBAYEV, COMPANY CEO:

 - We participate as the only supplier in a number of deliveries of aviation components and units for various purposes. Moreover, we are still developing our own production technologies for these products.

Kazakhstan’s pavilion, which was represented by the Kazakh Ministry of Defense and Aerospace Industry, has occupied over 200 square meters of the exhibition area. More than 120 samples and models of military and dual-purpose items were presented. More than 80 companies from 18 countries took part in the international military-technical forum this year.

TALGAT ZHANZHUMENOV, KAZAKH DEPUTY MINISTER OF DEFENSE AND AEROSPACE INDUSTRY:

 - In addition to studying modern models of military equipment, we are establishing close ties related to joint production on Kazakhstan’s territory with the supply of components and ammunition, missiles and other property for the needs of our army.

The Kazakh delegation organized negotiations with foreign partners on fields of the military-technical forum.