'Pakistan producing state of the art defense products'
Minister says indigenously built JF-17 thunder fighter has capability to compete with any modern fighter jet.
Minister for Defense Production Rana Tanveer says the country is producing state of the art competitive defense products.
He was talking to the media persons in Islamabad today after inaugurating the modern display center of Defense Export Promotion Organization.
The Minister said the indigenously built JF-17 thunder fighter has the capability to compete with any modern fighter jet including the F-16.
He said the world is showing great interest in purchase of this fighter jet because of its cost effectiveness. He said our defense products are also being exported to the European countries and America.
Earlier, addressing the inaugural ceremony of modern display center of Defense Export Promotion Organization in Islamabad today Rana Tanveer said the government is encouraging 'Made of Pakistan' products to realize the goal of economic development.
He said utilization of latest technology is inevitable in keeping with the requirements of modern time.
The defense products have been put on display at the modern display center. The ceremony was also attended by foreign diplomats, defense experts and military officials.