About AFED 2018
The Ministry of Defence organizes The Armed Forces Exhibition for Diversity of Requirements & Capabilities – AFED 18 to display the requirements of the participants, as well as capabilities of local and international factories and research centers. This initiative is part of the process to achieve the goals of Vision 2030, and the concentration of the Kingdom’s orientation towards a strong and effective strategy to localize major and supplementary industries. That include equipment, spare parts and materials.
The importance of the exhibition is the convergence of both beneficiaries and participating companies to present their requirements, as well as the local and international companies to display their manufacturing capabilities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Thus will contribute to the development of investment incentives and develop the Industrial environment in general, to raise the stature of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on a global scale and be counted amongst developed countries.