Press release of the first International Defence-Industrial Exhibition DEFINDEX-2022


The Ministry of Economy and Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic together with the Ministry of Defense of the Kyrgyz Republic holds the first International Defence-Industrial Exhibition DEFINDEX-2022 in the period 05-08 October, 2022 in the capital city of Bishkek.

One of the main directions of the industrial policy of the Kyrgyz Republic is the creation of a favorable investment climate and targeted attraction of investors in relevant sectors of industry.

Traditionally, the priority branches of the Kyrgyz Republic are the mining and energy sectors, construction and agricultural production, industry and communications' digitalization technologies. Special attention is paid to further development of the branches in the process of the development of new market segments with new industrial products.

Modernization and technical equipping of the armed forces and law enforcement agencies of the Kyrgyz Republic are under special control.

The development of industry of any country is impossible without investment and innovation promotion, implementation of international standards and constant work on modernization of technologies and equipment of production enterprises.

These and many other tasks are to be solved by the International Defence-Industrial Exhibition DEFINDEX, which is organized in order to attract advanced technologies and foreign investment in the high-potential industry and economy of the Kyrgyz Republic.

The exhibition is considered as a key platform for development of economic and investment policy foundations in high-tech industry field. It is also seen as a basis for international industrial cooperation, corresponding modernization of the production base of enterprises and organization of joint productions ensuring the most favorable conditions for interstate trade of industrial products.

"As the main industrial, trade and export platform of the Kyrgyz Republic, DEFINDEX-2022 will also provide an opportunity to establish unique contacts on the integration of experience, technology transfer, development of trade and economic ties with the countries of Central Asia," - said the Deputy Minister of Economy and Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic, Zh. O. ABDURAIMOV.

The exhibition is held as a set of congress and exhibition events aimed at establishing a communication environment for discussing innovative ideas, exchanging information on production and technological achievements in the field of armaments, military and special equipment, as well as information technologies that contribute to improving the technical equipment of power structures, as well as presenting the industrial potential of the military (defense) - industrial complexes of different countries in the development and production of high-tech civil products in the interests of sectoral industrial complexes of the state.

Within the framework of the business program of the DEFINDEX exhibition, forums, scientific and practical conferences, seminars, presentations and working meetings are planned, organized by the Operators of the exhibition, other interested state authorities, industry organizations and enterprises.

The exhibition will be attended by:

· enterprises and organizations of the Kyrgyz Republic - developers, manufacturers of special equipment and safety systems, as well as high-tech products for industry purposes;

· foreign enterprises and organizations - developers and manufacturers of models of weapons, special equipment and safety systems, as well as high-tech products for industry purposes;

· Kyrgyz and foreign specialists of various industries;

· heads and specialists of ministries and departments responsible for extractive and energy industries, construction and agrotechnical fields of production, digitalization technologies of industry and communications of the Kyrgyz Republic, heads and specialists of divisions of power ministries and departments of the Kyrgyz Republic;

· representatives of law enforcement agencies of CIS member states, CSTO member states;

· industry and international associations of industrialists and manufacturers of high-tech equipment and advanced technologies.

Heads and relevant employees of state bodies, specialists of industrial ministries and departments, representatives of defense and law enforcement agencies of the Kyrgyz Republic, members of special and security structures, industrial, research and educational institutions of Kyrgyzstan and foreign armed forces, law enforcement agencies, interstate and international organizations are invited to participate in the exhibition.

The exhibition is organized by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Ministry of Defense of the Kyrgyz Republic.

The Operators of the exhibition are "BiExpo" company (Kyrgyzstan) and the general operator of advertising and exhibition activities of the CSTO - Exhibition Companies Group BIZON (Russia).

The international defence-industrial exhibition DEFINDEX-2022 will be held in the period from 05-08 October, 2022 on the territory of the KGAFKiS arena - a traditional exhibition site in Bishkek.

DEFINDEX press service