It was announced that 26,000 people visited the 31st International Defense Industry Exhibition (MSPO) held in Kielce, Poland from 5 – 8 September 2023.
In the written statement made by the fair, the following information was included:
The Targi Kielce Defence Industry Expo brought 711 exhibitors from 35 countries, including 350 Polish companies. The trade fair hosted 61 delegations from 43 countries. This 2023's MSPO exhibition covered a record-breaking area of over 34,000 sq m.
MSPO was visited by Polish President Andrzej Duda, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, Minister of National Defense Mariusz Błaszczak, Head of the National Security Bureau Jacek Siewiera and many Polish Armed Forces officials.
South Korea, the leading country of the fair, exhibited its products at the stands opened with 31 companies.
Approximately 23 billion dollars of agreements were signed at the fair. About half of this figure took place between the Polish army and Polish firms.
The 32nd International Defense Industry Exhibition MSPO will be held on September 3 – 6, 2024.