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Abu Dhabi, 2 December 2023 – The Emirates Defense Companies Council (EDCC) is set to organize the UAE National Pavilion at the 3rd edition of Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX2023), which will take place on 4th-7th December, 2023, at Egypt International Exhibition Centre, Cairo. The EDCC will participate as the Exhibition’s Strategic Defense Partner.

The UAE National Pavilion will host nine prominent EDCC members, including EDGE, Yahsat, GAL-AMMROC, National Factory for Safety and Security Products LLC, and Al Seer Marine Supplies Equipment Company.

Additionally, the Pavilion will see the presence of the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), Nation Shield and Al-Jundi, the official journals of the UAE Armed Forces, and Capital Events, which will promote the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2025).

Held under the patronage of Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, EDEX 2023 stands as one of the largest specialised exhibitions in the military industries in Egypt and Africa.

Mona Ahmed Al Jaber, Chairwoman of EDCC, said, “The UAE National Pavilion’s participation in the third edition of EDEX 2023 reflects the strong historical ties between the two brotherly nations, marked by development, stability, and a commitment to strengthening cooperation opportunities in all domains, including economy and investment.”

Both nations are guided by a shared vision to solidify and enhance their relations. Through strategic partnerships, the UAE-Egyptian collaboration is set to advance, fostering sustained progress and fulfilling the aspirations of the two brotherly countries.”

“The Emirati companies are eager to make a strong presence at EDEX 2023 to showcase over 50 products that represent the UAE’s defence industries, renowned for advanced technologies and superior quality products that meet the highest international standards and enhance the competitiveness of our national industries on a global scale,” she added.

“We at EDCC emphasise the unlimited support for our members, and commitment to creating continuous opportunities that bolster our international engagement; in order to achieve industrial excellence, increase productivity, and highlight the sustainable growth in the defence industries,” Al Jaber said, in conclusion