Rosoboronexport: 20 years on Global Arms Market


November 4th marks 20 years since the establishing of Rosoboronexport, which today is the only state intermediary in Russia for the exports and imports of the entire range of products, technologies and services of military and dual use.

In accordance with the single-window principle, Rosoboronexport is empowered to export and import not only military equipment for armed services, but also dual-use and civilian products.

In the background of the coronavirus pandemic, ROE not only fully fulfills all its obligations to customers, but also continues to regularly introduce to the global market new models of weapons, military equipment and civilian products, as well as expands the practice of industrial partnership.

Thus, such advanced weapons as the 59N6-TE radar capable of detecting hypersonic targets, the Boomerang wheeled combat platform, the latest means and equipment to combat epidemiological threats have been launched to the market.

In recent years, in particular, the promotion of the T-90MS main battle tank with incomparable firepower, the Sprut-SDM1 light amphibious tank with unique combat capabilities, the Tornado-S long-range multiple launch rocket system, the Mi-38T medium-class multipurpose helicopter, Project 12701 Alexandrit-E mine countermeasures ship, Project 21980E Grachonok special purpose boat, coastal missile systems has been started. Against the background of the growing threat from small-sized unmanned aerial vehicles, Rosoboronexport has offered its partners a line of special electronic warfare equipment designed to combat them.

Lobaev high-presicion rifles_Photo Rosoboronexport

A promising new field of activity for Rosoboronexport is the promotion of high-tech civilian and dual-use products on the global market, including security equipment (a new segment for Rosoboronexport) in the interests of the Ministries of Internal Affairs, National Guard, gendarmerie, border, customs and migration services, special purpose forces, civil defense and rescue, other law enforcement agencies, which earlier as usual did not use be the partners of Rosoboronexport.

In the segments of non-lethal weapons, civilian and service small arms, a number of export contracts have already been signed. Foreign partners are showing high interest in the Russian proposals for the creation of mobile anti-infectious medical centers, systems for monitoring and responding to emergencies, as well as in the comprehensive automated system Safe City.

In October 2020, at the XXIV International Exhibition of Means of State Security Provision Interpolitex-2020 held in Moscow, Rosoboronexport presented for the first time mobile inspection systems for transport and cargo, the DVL-10-M3 Volkodav high-precision rifle.