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Category: Defence Production

India’s Defence Acquisition Procedure – There is No Going Back

Posted in Defence Production, and Defense

Since Independence, India’s import bill has been to the tune of billions of dollars. Consequences of these high level of imports? Pile up of stock due to unplanned imports [govt. said this clearly, in the DPEPP 2020 draft] Weak defence forces, more in number but weak in weapon systems Low…

Defence Production and Export Promotion Draft 2020

Posted in Defence Production, and DPEPP

This policy document gives a clear indication of what the Govt. is thinking as regards defence production at a macro level and what it intends to communicate to the stakeholders. A detailed reading of the document “Defence Defence Production and Export Promotion Draft 2020“ reveals that the Govt. is thinking,…

Why am I betting on India’s Re. One Lakh Crore Defence Business?

Posted in Defence Production, Defense, and Weapon Systems [India]

And, why you should too. There is a Re. One Lakh Crore business waiting to be tapped and get your share in it. Who will be interested in this business? Everyone, right from raw material suppliers, NX programmers, component manufacturers, electronic companies, system integrators, reverse engineering professionals, electronic companies, sensor…

Machine Tool Market in India – Strategic Selling

Posted in Defence Production, Strategic Selling, and Weapon Systems [India]

India’s machine tool industry is at cross roads. The reasons are many, and the primary ones are significant, some simple and some complex. This has presented a situation for Machine Tool vendors, wherein it is nearly akin to a new market. The most complex problem, facing the Machine Tool vendors…

Million Dollar Component Manufacturing Company

Posted in Defence Production, and Trends

Let us get straight to the point. What is a Million Dollar Component Manufacturing Company? When we say a million dollar component manufacturing company, we are referring to a company which has a fat order book, new product development team is well organized and delivers results, daily production goes on…

Product Innovation, Process Innovation and Profits – Aerospace and Defense

Posted in Aerospace, and Defence Production

When we hear the word Innovate or Innovation, most of us think of products and product innovation. Nowadays, with mobiles being popular and occupying our mind space, we mostly think of innovations in mobile phones such as triple camera, foldable etc. Innovation is mostly associated with Products. There is something…

101 Weapon Systems – Govt of India is Serious

Posted in Aerospace, Bengaluru Aerospace, and Defence Production

The Government of India, Ministry of Defence announced a draft defence production and export promotion policy, on Aug 3, 2020. The title of this policy document is draft policy, and we have to assume a final policy will be announced shortly. The Govt. is probably going to collect the views…