Armed Forces host press conference on EDEX 2018
Saturday، 01 December 2018 - 09:39 AM
The Armed Forces on Friday organized an international press conference to announce the details of the first International Defense and Security Industry Exhibition "EDEX-2018", scheduled for December 3 to 5 at the Egyptian International Convention and Exhibition Center in Cairo.
The press conference was attended by Minister of Military Production Mohamed el Assar, Chairman of the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) Abdel Moneim el Tarras
and Chairman of Arab International Optronics SAE Taha Badawy.
Speaking at the conference, Assar asserted that the political leadership attaches importance to the exhibition.
There is full coordination among all ministries, authorities and state institutions to render successful the exhibition, Assar added.
The exhibition is held under the auspices of President and the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces Abdel Fattah El Sisi.
More than 373 exhibitors from major Egyptian and international defense companies, manufacturers and international suppliers of state-of-the-art equipment, technologies and security systems and defense systems from more than 41 countries are participating in the exhibition.
The fair also includes international pavilions for 19 countries from all over the world.
It attracts more than 10,000 visitors from military dignitaries, manufacturers, those interested in the field of armaments, defense industries and workers in this field.