High Precision Weapons from Russia
The best of the best examples of the innovative military systems
This year at IDEX-2017 Russian holding company
High-Precision Weapons as always shows the best of the best in its class
examples of the innovative systems. This holding is a leader not only the
Russian military-industrial complex, it is one of the leading developers of the
most advanced combat systems in the world. Not a coincidence that at all
exhibitions where the company participates, its exposition has become one of the
The High-Precision Weapons Holding (a part of the Rostec State Corporation) was
founded in 2009. The holding consists of a number of largest leading defense
enterprises that are well known on the world arms market. It is sufficient only
to mention such brands as the JSC Shipunov KBP Instrument Design Bureau”, the
“Tula Arms Plant”, “Tulatochmash”, the “Tactical Missiles Corporation”, the
“Nudelman Precision Engineering Design Bureau”, the “Kovrov Electromechanical
Plant”, the “V.A. Degtyaryov Plant”, the All-Russian Scientific Research
Institute “Signal”, and others. As of today, there are 19 companies joined in
the holding. Most of them are national and international leaders in their
High-Precision Weapons Holding plays an increasingly important role on the world
arms market. The holding is the Russian largest developer and manufacturer of
the most modern and innovative high-precision weapons. The importance and
potential of the Russian holding increase worldwide as well: On a scale of the
top 100 weapons manufacturers in the world, the Stockholm International Peace
Research Institute (SIPRI) rates the High-Precision Weapons Holding from Russia
Such a success (the holding did not belong to the world’s top 100 weapons
manufacturers before) can be explained by increasing deliveries both to the
Armed Forces of the Russian Federation and to the foreign market. According to
an SIPRI expert, “the Russian companies ride the ground-swell of boosts in
military spending and arms export. Eleven companies from the top 100 list are
Russian ones. Their income has increased by a total of 48.4%”. It also can be
noted that the High-Precision Weapons Holding belongs to the top 10 world’s
defensive rankings by an overall production and supply increase rate.
Holding is existing export contracts and the conclusion new is being conducted
almost constantly. There is every reason to believe that results of 2017 will
surpass last year's figures, when the High-Precision Weapons recorded the high
efficiency of their foreign economic activities.
The products of the holding’s companies are well known on all continents and
much sought after on international arms markets. Interest in the products of the
“High-Precision Weapons Holding” grows due to the objective situation.
The exports of the holding are based on warfare systems well known on the
international market such as “Pantsir-S1”, “Palma”, “Kornet-E”, “Konkurs”,
“Metis-M1”, “Igla-S”, “Arkan”, “Verba”, “Shmel”, “Kapustnik”, and others as well
as on training systems, armored vehicles upgrade, and so on (for more details,
see this issue of the newspaper “High-Precision Weapons”).
The holding’s products are well known and much sought after on the markets in
the Middle East, the Gulf, Northern Africa, Latin America, India, Central and
Southern Africa. The holding is constantly expanding the geography of its
exports. This is due to product line extension, development of new models and
upgrade of products in demand as well as well thought-out service policy.
The holding invests much into the development of promising designs of weapons
and military equipment, enhances and augments its development and production
potential, and invests in the development of models of tomorrow.
It is evident that the demand for high-precision weapons only increases around
the world. They do not miss. They are mobile, fast, maintenance-friendly,
reliable, and the most modern. The newest technological solutions are used. 20
years ago, the proportion of high-precision weapons used in local conflicts
amounted to up to 7%. In recent years, this share has increased by up to 90-95%.
The most designs of the High-Precision Weapons Holding are the best in the world
and determine the technological vectors of development in their segments.
In 2016, the High-Precision Weapons holding toped the planned revenue value by
more than one milliard US dollars. The holding is gradually taking a more
important position in the global arms market. A considerable amount of holding’s
production enterprises supplies is carried out serving the interests of many
regions. Moreover, the arms produced by the holding constitute the basis of high
precision weapon park of many countries. The High-Precision Weapons holding is
the biggest developer and producer of the top-notch high precision weapons in
Experts in the global arms market confident that interest in high-precision
weapons in the world will only grow. Therefore, the demand for the products of
the leading Russian holding will also grow from year to year.