Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Prime Minister Minister of Defense

His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz

Under the royal patronage of

King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud

Under the royal patronage of

King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud

Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Prime Minister Minister of Defense

His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz

AFED Executor

AFED Organizer

About AFED

With the participation of the major companies in the field of manufacturing equipment and spare tools. Incentives for investment and the development provide the opportunities for local manufacturers. Rank the Kingdom’s manufacturing capability among developed countries on a global scale.
This exhibition is a valuable opportunity for the private manufacturing sector to meet the armed forces current and future needs. The Ministry of Defense displays more than 40,000 opportunities for the supply of military equipment, spare parts and tools. This is an opportunity for large and medium size companies, businessmen and institutions to understand the opportunities available.

Number of pieces to be manufactured in AFED 2018

100000

Participating Parties

AFED Objectives

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objectives

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Present manufacturing opportunities of materials and spare parts offered by exhibitors and open channels between the exhibitors and local factories to achieve the goal of self-reliance in this sector.

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Enable Saudi factories, laboratories and specialized research centers in the field of manufacturing capabilities and contribution to the local manufacturing process.

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objectives

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Support and develop national industry in line with global standards and required quality specifications.

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Contribute to the localization, transfer and development of the supplementary materials by networking with international companies to achieve the goal of Vision 2030

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Create promising investment climate for the private sector and to benefit from the national capabilities and possibilities and attract foreign capital into the Saudi Economy.

AFED Sections

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Beneficiaries Requirement

A special section includes military, civil and large corporations to display their requirements of equipments, materials and spare parts.

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Beneficiaries Requirement

Display samples of materials and spare parts required to be manufactured locally within standards. A display of innovators and inventors within the Saudi armed forces.

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Government Institutions

A special section for the relevant government entities to communicate with the beneficiaries and private sector such as Ministries, Commissions, Government Funds, research centers and laboratories.

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Government Institutions

خاص بالجهات الحكومية ذات العلاقة للتواصل بين الجهات المستفيدة والقطاع الخاص مثل(وزارة الطاقة والصناعة والثروة المعدنية ، وزارة المالية ، وزارة التجارة والاستثمار , وزارة الصحة, مدينة الملك عبدالعزيز للعلوم والتقنية ، هيئة المواصفات والمقاييس والجودة ، الهيئة السعودية للمدن الصناعية ومناطق التقنية ، الهيئة العامة للمنشئات الصغيرة والمتوسطة ، الهيئة العامة للاستثمار, هيئة الغذاء والدواء ، ادارة المحتوى المحلي وتنمية القطاع الخاص ، التجمعات الصناعية ، صندوق التنمية الصناعية السعودي ، صندوق الاستثمارات العامة ، مجلس الغرف ، معهد الأمير سلطان للأبحاث المتقدمة ، الجامعات السعودية ).

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National Companies

A special section for the private sector, large companies and economically balanced companies to display their products and capabilities.

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National Companies

A special section for large companies and government institutions such as (Aramco - SABIC – Water conversion corporation – Electricity company - General Organization for Military Industries...) to display their need of materials and spare parts required to be manufactured locally.

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International Companies

A special section for international companies to present their capabilities and spare part samples for localization.

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International Companies

A special section for international companies that have contracts with the armed forces (such as BAE Systems, Boeing, Raytheon, General Dynamics and others) to introduce items that can be manufactured by the private sector.

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Outdoor

Presenting local and international systems.

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Outdoor

A special section for the relevant government entities to communicate with the private sector (such as the Ministry of Finance – the Ministry of Trade - King Abdul-Aziz City for Science and Technology - Saudi standards metrology and quality organization- the Investment Authority - Saudi Industrial Property Authority / Modon - Council of Saudi Chambers - Prince Sultan Advanced Tech. Research Institute).

Manufacturing Units

Batteries

Electrical materials

Filters

Gears

Metal and electrical cords

Washer and nuts parts

Hoses

Metal pipes

Safety materials

Tires

Radiators

Plastic parts and materials

Bearings

Belts

Gauges

Oil and lubricants

Electronic chips

Medical supplies

Floor Plan

Exhibition Location

Organizational Consultant

Full service event management company headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Established over 30 years ago, we are proud to be the pioneers in exhibition venues and the organizers of international trade shows Kingdom-wide spanning multiple industries & sectors. ACE has also played an international role in organizing exhibitions in the United Kingdom, Lebanon and Uzbekistan.

We handle a diverse portfolio, offering 360-degree solutions to a number of industries, encompassing Event Management & Promotions, Exhibitions and Event Communication. Our team boasts over 100 skilled professionals and more than 500 successful exhibitions to date, a fact that establishes ACE’s competitive edge.

“Al Harithy Company for Exhibitions” (ACE Expos) was the first company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to specialize in the organization of exhibitions.