ITALY’S BEST DEFENCE SYSTEMS PARTICIPATE AT THE BIENNIAL DEFENCE SERVICES ASIA IN KUALA LUMPUR

The World’s Best from Italy Offering Clear Specific Advanced Products and Services is Presented by the Italian Trade Agency KUALA LUMPUR, 11 April 2018: The Biennial Defence Services Asia (DSA) exhibition and conference will witness the display of world’s best in defence industry and the Italian Trade Agency is stepping up to present the Italian Pavilion showcasing Italy’s world class player in the industry. “We are returning again in this worldwide defence exhibition and conference, to acknowledge and appreciate the industry players. The Italian defence system is recognised as one of the top in the world and ranked fourth in NATO countries and as such is a key area of national strategic focus,” said Dr Samuel Porsia, Italian Trade Commissioner of Kuala Lumpur. Although defence represent only 1% of the Italian GDP it contributes on average a surplus of up to 5 € billion (8 to 10%) to the Italian trade balance. At the Italian Pavilion, a few of its top defence companies will be featuring their star products including Defcon5 srl, Explorer cases by GTLine srl, Fiocchi Munizioni spa, Fox Knives by Oreste Frati srl, GEM Elettronica srl, HT srl, IPS spa and Kong srl. This are just a few of the Italian companies offering a clear example of some of the best specific advanced products and services in the fields of electronics, communication intelligence solutions, new technology helping law enforcement stop crime and terrorism, ammunition less than lethal, waterproof cases for extreme applications and so on. The Italian defence systems are comprised by giants like Leonardo spa, the ninth largest defence contractor in the world and accounts for a large share of the Italian defence market, Fincantieri spa, IVECO CNH (former Fiat Group) all participating in their own pavilions at next DSA 2018 as well and is made as well by thousands of highly dynamic small medium entrepreneurs, with its competitiveness largely due to advanced technologies and highly skilled workforce in Italy. Dr Porsia added, “Together with the Italian Industries Federation for Aerospace Defence and Security, we are at disposal of professional visitors and government procurement delegations to give any assistance in their research of new products and technologies.” Visit the Italian Pavilion at the 16th DSA 2018 from 16 – 19 April held at Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC), Kuala Lumpur. ]]>