The biannual event takes place between December 4th and 7th
The Brazilian Association of Defense and Security Industries (ABIMDE) is all set for the Brazil Pavilion, which will occupy stand H3-B50 at the Egypt Defence Expo (EDEX). The event starts today, December 4, and runs until December 7, at the Egypt International Exhibition Center in Cairo.
EDEX is organized by Arabian World Events, with the support of the Egyptian Ministry of Defence and the Egyptian Ministry of Military Production. The event is being sponsored by the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and Supreme Commander of the Egyptian Armed Forces, Abdul Fatah Khalil Al-Sisi.
In this edition, EDEX features more than 400 defense and security companies from around the world, presenting the latest military technologies, equipment and systems on land, sea and air to a select audience. The event expects to attract 35,000 visitors from all over the world, including military personnel, government officials, industry professionals and international delegations.
Brazil’s participation is being coordinated by ABIMDE. The Brazilian Pavilion will feature 09 exhibiting companies offering innovative solutions for aircraft, engineering projects, ammunition of various calibers for weapons, surveillance and monitoring systems and ballistic protection.
Find out more about the companies exhibiting at the Brazilian Pavilion:
Advanced Technologies is a Brazilian company with innovative solutions for clients who need monitoring and surveillance systems. Its products include systems focused on high-performance surveillance, in particular the HARPIA, a high-performance drone with the largest embedded technology in Latin America.
Akaer is internationally recognized for developing cutting-edge technologies in the areas of Defense, Aerospace, Energy and Industry 4.0, establishing businesses in more than 20 countries. It carries out everything from the design of parts and segments to systems integration, technology acquisition, personnel training and qualification, manufacturing and management solutions.
With over 19 years of experience in the avionics equipment market, Avionics Services develops, installs and certifies any avionics project for airplanes and helicopters (civilian and military). The company also represents, installs, maintains and provides technical assistance for avionics equipment from major companies in the market.
BCA Ballistic Protection is a ballistic protection technology company on the national and international market, and is a benchmark in the mastery of this technology and in the quality of its production processes. It specializes in armouring cars, aircraft, boats and military vehicles, as well as supplying personal protection products.
CBC – Companhia Brasileira de Cartuchos
The company is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of small and medium caliber ammunition, meeting the needs of the Brazilian market. It has four internationally recognized brands of ammunition: CBC, Magtech, MEN and Sellier & Bellot. It has production units in Brazil, Germany, Belgium and the Czech Republic.
CSD – Defense Components and Systems
CSD operates in the Defense sector and belongs to the Hübner Group. It develops and produces aviation bombs, rockets, fuses, ammunition and components for the defense sector. Some of CSD’s products are accredited as Strategic Defense Products (SDP) by the Brazilian authorities.
Embraer is a Brazilian company that manufactures commercial, executive, agricultural and military aircraft, aerospace parts, services and support. It is a leading manufacturer of commercial jets with up to 150 seats and Brazil’s main exporter of high value-added goods. Since it was founded in 1969, it has delivered more than 8,000 aircraft.
Mac Jee operates in the Defense and Aerospace segments and is responsible for the entire production cycle, guaranteeing autonomy for its customers. The Mac Jee Group is made up of Mac Jee Defense, Mac Jee Technology and Equipaer, 100% Brazilian technology companies. The company has a diversified portfolio of defense solutions and energy materials.
M&K Assessoria, Exportadora e Importadora
M&K Logistics provides logistics and freight forwarding services. It is a benchmark in the national and international market, carrying out logistics operations to all continents and more than 100 countries, with a vast and diversified client portfolio in the military, public security and industrial explosives sectors.
The Brazilian Association of Defense and Security Materials Industries (ABIMDE) is recognized as the legitimate interlocutor of Brazil’s Defense and Security Industrial Base. The association promotes actions to enhance and promote companies in the sector on the national and international markets, and to strengthen or implement policies and programs that ensure the development of this industry. Among its more than 200 members are the main defense and security companies based in the country.