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Bringing Together the Government, Industry and the Armed Forces

SIDM facilitates regular interactions between the representatives of Service Headquarters, Ministry of Defence and other ministries and key government stakeholders. The meetings serve as a direct interface between the Industry and the Users and apprises the procurement personnel of the industry's capabilities. 

SIDM also has the unique distinction of being the only industry organisation to have signed MoUs with all three Services- the Army, the Air Force and the Navy. Via these MoUs, SIDM works towards furthering the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s goal of aatmanirbharta in the defence sector.

Facilitating B2B & B2G Interactions

As an industry association, SIDM derives its strength from its members and their well-being. 

SIDM creates regular platforms for facilitating interactions among its members, all the while also identifying new opportunities outside the member base all over the globe. SIDM is increasingly becoming the preferred partner for companies looking for a single point of contact for doing business in defence in India and regularly hosts incoming foreign delegations to promote the capabilities of the Indian Industry. Similarly, SIDM also mounts Indian industry delegations to various countries who have evinced an interest in collaborating with the Indian Industry. 

In addition, SIDM has developed a unique Directory of Indian Manufacturing Capabilities for Defence & Aerospace. The Directory is a comprehensive resource for manufacturers to list their capabilities, and details of their R&D and manufacturing facilities and certifications. This Directory serves as a ready  for government agencies and OEMs (both domestic & international), to help them identify suitable players for fulfilling their requirements, supply chain, joint venture, technology tie-ups etc.

Point of Contact:

Mr Bharat Jain

SIDM Helpline