Russia says China military cooperation with Russia turned to special interest in scientific research equipment
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According to the Russian military news network reported on March 10, Rosoboronexport general manager Isaikin March 9, announced last year, Russian arms and military equipment exports amounted to $ 8.6 billion, $ 9.5 billion this year plans to ensure the realization of the next three years, the total arms exports target of $ 38.5 billion.
Isaikin pointed out that Russian arms exports, continued to hold the first in aviation products, mainly Soviet-style fighters and the helicopters, air defense missile systems have increased the size of exports, while exports to the Army and Navy weapons scale to maintain the previous level. Russian arms exports of the three current partners are India, Algeria and China, and Russia together accounted for 60% of total arms exports.
On Sino-Russian military technical cooperation, Isaikin said the last three years, the scale of Russian military exports to China accounted for about Russia’s annual arms exports of 5-10%. Sino-Russian military technical cooperation did not stop, will continue. Some still continue to purchase Chinese products, including aircraft engines. In addition, China has also expressed interest in other products. There are a number of export contracts are negotiated and signed the final stage, as to what specific weapons and equipment, to go into details disclosed.
general manager of Russia’s Rosoboronexport, said China still imports a wide range of special equipment Russia is very interested. However, the Sino-Russian military technical cooperation is still a better prospect, but the overall direction is changing, the focus of cooperation are increasingly turning to research and experimental design work. Sino-Russian Intergovernmental Commission on Military Technical Cooperation results of a recent meeting that China and Russia began to pay more attention to experimental design in scientific research and cooperation in the field. (Compiled: Shu-shan)