Russian media said that China is keen to buy more advanced weapons for the declining interest in Russian
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According to the Russian “view report” reported on 7 December, the Russian defense industry enterprises to improve the competitiveness of the market in Southeast Asia, Russia’s Rosoboronexport, Russia is negotiating the construction of military equipment repair service center. But this may not be the biggest purchase of Russian arms to re-attract national attention in India and China, India is striving to achieve a wide range of weapons imports, China has just imported the most advanced aviation equipment or can self-produce their own weapons.
Russian media said Rosoboronexport deputy general manager of Tianjin Komar on 7 December the international arms show in Malaysia announced that Russia is ready to license the production through the establishment of joint ventures, construction, military equipment maintenance services center ways to expand cooperation with Southeast Asian countries in cooperation in the supply of weapons and equipment. At present Russia is working with Sri Lanka on the Soviet Union had supplied weapons to establish after-sales maintenance and service center in talks. Russia also plans to build in Malaysia in the near future weapons maintenance service center. He stressed that Russia’s Rosoboronexport, has been to Southeast Asian countries as a very important market, sales of most Southeast Asian countries are the weapons procurement. Komar Jin said: “While competition is increasing, but we are still prepared to expand the (Southeast Asian) countries in the region cooperation, which is not only related to the export of modern weapons and equipment, we also have to carry out joint research and development, organization licensed production, construction of large-scale service center. “
Russian media said up to now, the Russian defense export to Southeast Asian countries has supplied billions of dollars in weapons and military equipment, which is still the most popular export products Su – 30 heavy fighter, now in Vietnam, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Chinese military forces. Vietnam in February 2010 signed with Russia for 12 Su-30 supply contracts, worth about $ 1 billion. Previous year Vietnamese authorities also signed an agreement to buy Russian 6 636 diesel-electric submarines, worth $ 1.8 billion.
Russian media said that Malaysia was signed in 2003 the first 18 Su-30 fighter procurement contracts, supply obligations have been fulfilled in 2009. Malaysia recently announced the re-bidding fighter, Russia a greater chance of winning. Malaysian Defense Minister Ha Midi December 5 clear that the Malaysian side that Russian Air Force 18 fighters in the horse to win the opportunity to purchase the tender is very large, but the horse to make the final procurement decisions in particular attention to the contract sum compensation. Russia’s Rosoboronexport deputy general manager of Tianjin Komar 7 hastily responded that the compensation program as part of Russia had been building the supply of aircraft technical maintenance center, but also supply pilot training simulation exercises with the device. Addition to the Su-30, the Malaysian Air Force procurement in 1995, there are 18 MiG-29N fighters, ready to be replaced after 2015.
Russian media said that Sri Lanka in 2010 by Russia with 300 million dollars in loans began purchasing Russian military equipment, ready to purchase up to 30 m-17 helicopters. In addition, Sri Lanka is also considering purchasing five MiG-29SM fighters, four MiG-27 as an active fighter modified to add. It is said that the end of November, Bangladesh and Russia signed a number of Russian-made armored personnel carriers supply contracts, did not disclose the amount and type armored vehicles.
Russian media said the Russian military equipment procurement in Asia’s largest country is still in India and China, Air India to purchase major equipment (Su-30 fighters), air defense weapons, submarines, tanks and warships. It should be noted that India’s recent arms imports are trying to achieve diversity. Indian military has 126 fighter jets this year tender to purchase Russia’s MiG-35 fighters eliminated, letting the Russian helicopter Mi-28N attack in the frustration in the tender. However, the Russian-made weapons in the Indian Army in the proportion remains high. Indian military equipment, T-90 tanks have been over 700, the Indian Army also “Vic la Tia” aircraft purchased 22 MiG-29KUB carrier-based fighter. In addition, Russia is also building three for the Indian Navy, “Tawa Er” class frigate (the previous three have been delivered using the Indian Army), improving the “Kilo” class diesel-electric submarines. Russian plans to lease India’s “seal” multipurpose nuclear submarine trials coming to an end.
Russian media said, as China, now just want to purchase from Russia’s most advanced aviation equipment, or temporary military enterprises in China can not afford their own products. China and Russia in recent years one of the largest military contract of 15 battalions of S-300 air defense missile systems provider, the last batch was delivered in March 2010 completed, the total amount was not disclosed. Prior to purchasing a group of Chinese S-300 missile system is supplied in 2004, the amount of $ 900 million transaction. Russian military experts Shulei gold that Russia is long overdue and must build military equipment maintenance services center, which is a very important issue. In the early 1990s after the disintegration of the Soviet Union, the countries importing Russian weapons and equipment have been actively looking for the appropriate technical maintenance products supplier, Israel, Poland and other former Warsaw Pact countries in the field of Soviet weapons and equipment to maintain a successful snatch a share of the Russian part of the . Now only the active construction of Russian weapons and equipment overseas service centers, in order to provide better after-sale technical support to improve the Russian military-industrial products in the market competitiveness, and promote the export of weapons and equipment sales. (Compiled: Shu-shan)