ARES Shipyard, which has been operating in Qatar since 2009, will exhibit its products and services at the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference DIMDEX 2022, which will take place in Doha, the capital of Qatar, between 21 - 23 March.
ARES Shipyard will host its guests at booth 217 in hall H5.
Previously at MILIPOL QATAR 2021 fair held in Qatar in March 2021, Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Sani visited ARES Shipyard's stand and learned about ARES Shipyard's Armed Unmanned Surface Vessel ULAQ platform.
Trade of ARES Shipyard with Qatar
At DIMDEX 2014, ARES Shipyard had signed a $250 million contract with Qatar Coast Guard for a total of 17 Patrol Ships and Boats in 3 different configurations.
ARES Shipyard signed its third contract with the Qatar Coast Guard at the DIMDEX 2018 fair. The $200 million contract, which includes the sale of 9 ships, includes 3 48-meter Ares 150 Hercules Offshore Patrol Ships and 6 Ares 80 SAT boats.
DIMDEX 2020, normally hosted by the Qatar Armed Forces, was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. More than 200 companies from 20 different countries are expected to participate in DIMDEX 2022, which will be the seventh DIMDEX.
Approximately 40 companies from Turkey will take part in DIMDEX 2022 as exhibitors. Defense Industry President İsmail Demir is also expected to visit the fair. Turkish companies are also expected to sign important agreements as was the case in previous expos.
More than 200 companies and more than 13,000 visitors from 69 countries attended DIMDEX 2018. The fair hosted 27 deals and 35 partnerships worth approximately $32 billion.
33 companies from Turkey participated in DIMDEX 2018. The economic size of the contracts signed by Turkish defense industry companies at this fair was approximately 800 million dollars.