Saudi Arabia concludes participation in UK defense show

Saudi Arabia on Friday concluded its participation in the International Defense and Security Equipment Exhibition (DSEI); which was held in the British capital London.

The Saudi pavilion; which was led and organized by the General Authority for Military Industries; received many visitors and specialists in the military fields to know about the latest developments in the military and also defense industries sector in the Kingdom; and the sector’s rich local capabilities that meet the information needs of military devices.

The pavilion; which was under the theme “Invest in Saudi“; witnessed the participation of the Ministry of Investment and the Saudi Arabian Military Industries; the “strategic partner of the World Defense Show”; in addition to the participation of the World Defense Show.

The Saudi pavilion received a number of dignitaries; officials; industry leaders and investors in the fields of military; security and defense industries; also the most important of which was the visit of the Saudi Ambassador to the United Kingdom Prince Khalid bin Bandar.

The pavilion also received the UK Secretary of State for Defense Ben Wallace and a number of official delegations at the regional and international levels; where they were also briefed of the most prominent targets of the military industries sector in the Kingdom; its promising investment opportunities; and the efforts of the General Authority for Military Industries to embody the ambitious vision of the leadership to localize the sector with more than 50 percent of spending on military equipment and services by 2030.