UOP DEMONSTRATES DOMESTIC DEFENSE INDUSTRY ACHIEVEMENTS TO NATO REPRESENTATIVES

The State Concern "UkrOboronProm" demonstrates achievements of the domestic defense-industrial complex on the occasion of the the 20th anniversary of the NATO-Ukraine Charter. 25 weapons units are placed directly in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

"UkrOboronProm" represents modern and innovative samples of military equipment. Armored vehicles, unmanned aerial vehicles, anti-tank missile systems, missile and artillery weapons, and new aircraft – all of these were developed by UOP enterprises for the Ukrainian Armed Forces", – reported UOP representatives

UOP enterprises-participants are actively implementing international standards – 70% of them are already certified in accordance with ISO 9001 and the system of management and quality assurance of AQAP 2000 is being implemented. 40 UOP enterprises-participants have access to NATO Master Catalog of References for Logistics. This tool allowed domestic defense enterrprises to enter the international arms market and implement the import substitution program. Working with NATO Master Catalogue helped UKROBORONPROM to quickly find European suppliers, replacing the Russian ones.

Recently the NATO Support and Procurement Agency offered to add Ukrainian defense industry enterprises to the list of defense products manufacturers. Thus, the State Concern "UkrOboronProm" may obtain permission to participate in tenders for the supply of goods and services in the interests of Alliance member countries and partners within the framework of the Random Brokerage Services (RBS) program.