Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 24
By Samir Ali - Trend:
The Ministry of Defense Industry of Azerbaijan has expanded arms sales, the Deputy Minister of Defense Industry Yahya Musayev said at a press conference Sept. 24.
"Basically, the sale of small arms has been increased. Its main buyers are Asian, African and Middle Eastern countries."
The Azerbaijan International Defense Exhibition "ADEX - 2018" will be held in Baku on September 25-27.
The third exhibition, which has been held every two years since 2014 in the region under the title of "ADEX", is one of the most large-scale events organized to demonstrate weapons and military equipment.
The participation of 224 companies from 29 states is expected at the forthcoming exhibition. Azerbaijan, Turkey, France, Russia, Israel, Belarus, Pakistan, Serbia, Ukraine and other countries will be represented at the exhibition by national stands.
Also, the exhibition will be attended by leading companies representing the defense industries of Bulgaria, China, Italy, Lithuania, the Netherlands and other participating countries.
The ADEX-2018 exhibition is an ideal platform for demonstrating the latest weapons and signing new agreements in the field of international military-technical cooperation. Information support of the exhibition is provided by more than 60 local and international leading media news agencies, websites and magazines.
The exhibition, held by the initiative and organizational efforts of the Ministry of Defense Industry, is supported by the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan.