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Bharat Forge's subsidiary to sell 155-mm artillery at $155 mn to Armenia

Export order to be executed over three-year time frame

Bharat Forge,  Kalyani Strategic Systems

Bharat Forge is becoming a big player in artillery gun systems, along with Tata Advanced Systems

Ajai Shukla New Delhi
In an unprecedented breakthrough in indigenous weapons systems exports, Pune-based Bharat Forge announced on Wednesday that Kalyani Strategic Systems – a wholly owned subsidiary – “has been awarded an export order for a 155-millimetre (mm) artillery gun platform to be executed over a three-year time frame”.

“The total value of the order is $155.5 million,” stated a company media release. That amounts to approximately Rs 1,265 crore – more than one-tenth the value of India’s annual defence exports in each of the last two years.

Bharat Forge has neither announced the name of the buyer country nor the type of

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First Published: Nov 09 2022 | 7:58 PM IST

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