Ukraine's firm signs $50m contract with Pakistan

LAHORE - Ukraine's state arms exporter Ukrspecexport has signed a contract with Pakistan for the supply of 110 engine units for tanks. The value of the contract, which will be implemented at the facilities of Kharkiv's Malyshev Plant for over four years, exceeds $50 million.Acting Director General of Ukrspecexport Vadym Kozhevnikov said this at the IDEX 2013 defense exhibition in Abu Dhabi.
Kozhevnikov said that more than 300 engine units for the Al-Khalid tank, which were produced at the plant in Kharkiv, had already been supplied to Pakistan. Furthermore, such engine units are currently being supplied to China. The company's acting deputy director general expressed hope that new agreements would be signed. He added that the company was negotiating with several countries in the Middle East.

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