International Exhibition of technical means of defence and protection “Defence and Protection 2012” will be held at the Nizhny Tagil Ammunition and Materiel State Exhibition Center of the Nizhny Tagil Metal Testing Institute from 22 to 25 August 2012. The Organizer is the Industry and Trade Ministry of the Russian Federation.
Key goals of the Exhibition:
to cover innovative nature of enterprises of the Russian defence-industrial complex;
to assist in promoting Russian military hardware, arms and ammunition on the internal and foreign markets;
to demonstrate capabilities of military hardware, rescue and protection means, automotive and construction equipment manufactured by national enterprises used by Defence Ministry of Russia and the Emergency Ministry of Russia;
to increase numbers of foreign partners of Russian enterprises, and improve efficiency and effectiveness of military and technical cooperation.
Total area of the exhibition is 59 500 sq. metres.
114 Russian organisations are expected to take part in the exhibition, of which 31 enterprises will display military products (385 exhibits, 88 of them are final versions), and 4 foreign companies.
The Exhibition will be an opportunity to demonstrate combat and operating capabilities of military, engineering and automotive equipment, and equipment of the Emergency Ministry of Russia.
The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation expresses hope that International Exhibition of technical means of defence and protection “Defence and Protection 2012” will enable to strengthen business relations between Russia and foreign partners in the military and technical area.
Date of publication: 25.09.2012