SIDM curates opportunities in defence manufacturing from India and around the world. Global tenders, government RFPs/RFIs, other business alerts and a product/service directory are available exclusively to SIDM Members.

E – Value Added Services

In an effort to extend services to entities that do not qualify for SIDM membership and individuals, SIDM is now offering E-Value Added Services (E-VAS). Subscribers to E-VAS will be given access to Directory of defence manufacturing, Tenders, RFIs / RFPs and would receive daily mail alerts on business opportunities in defence sector across the world.

Annual fee for the E-VAS is Rs 10,000/- For subscribing to SIDM's E – VAS, please write to yashvardhan.verma@cii.in 

Indian Defence Manufacturing

An online Directory of Indian Manufacturing Capabilities for Defence and Aerospace, developed by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), provides a platform to companies to showcase their achievements in developing indigenous defence products and systems.

For access to the directory, please Click here

Global Tenders

Globally, defence manufacturing companies and governments invite bids through tenders. In an effort to facilitate Indian companies’ participation in these tenders, SIDM provides access to global tenders.

For access to global tendersplease Click here

Government RFPs/RFIs

Having liberalized defence manufacturing, the Government of India periodically releases Requests for Proposal (RFPs) and Requests for Information (RFIs). SIDM encourages manufacturing companies to participate in such government projects and provides timely alerts about the opportunities.

For access to government RFPs/RFIs, please Click here

Indigenisation Opportunity

One of the measures taken as part of the government's efforts to encourage private industry to venture into design & development and manufacture of weapons is releasing a list of defence equipment available for indigenization on a regular basis. SIDM collates such opportunities for the benefit of industry.

To access the list of indigenisation opportunities, please Click here


Defence Productions Alerts

Defence sector in India is on an upward tangent and the share of Indian industry in defence manufacturing is projected to grow in the near future. SIDM tracks and updates production requirements on a regular basis.

To access information on defence production requirements, please Click here