Three Year Capex On Purchase Of Defence Equipments


The expenditure on purchase of defence equipment from Indian vendors for the three services during the last three years, is as given below:-

CAPITAL EXPENDITURE:                       

                                                         (Rs. in crore)

Total  Procurement Procurement from Indian Vendors

2014-15

65583.77

39598.91

2015-16

62341.86

39149.64

2016-17 69150.12

41872.03

 

No target is fixed for import of defence equipment. Defence equipment is being imported from various countries as per the operational requirements of the Armed Forces.

During the last three financial years and current year (upto 30.11.17), 119 contracts involving Rs 1,16,523 crore have been signed with Indian vendors and 68 contracts involving Rs.1,24,291 crore have been signed with foreign vendors for capital procurement of Defence equipment for Armed forces including rockets, simulator and component level repair facility for Tanks from Russia, Laser Designation Pods, radars, Pods for aircraft Radios, Weapons for Garuds and Missiles from Israel, Aircraft, Helicopters, Missiles, Artillery Guns and Simulators from USA and Aircraft, Ammunition, High Zone Modules of Bi-Modular Charges from 155mm Guns from France.

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