ECCI Showcases Innovations at World Defense Show 2024

Riyadh, February 08, 2024 – Executives from Equipment Corner Company Industrial (ECCI) recently participated in the prestigious World Defense Show (WDS) 2024 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The event, which concluded today, saw the signing of 61 purchase contracts worth SAR 26 billion and featured 773 exhibitors and 441 official delegations from 116 countries. Over 106,000 visitors attended the show, which also witnessed the signing of 73 agreements, including 17 industrial partnership agreements.

ECCI’s presence at WDS 2024 underscored their commitment to showcasing the latest industrial innovations developed by Saudi hands. Their participation aligns with the goals of Saudi Vision 2030, particularly in the areas of economic diversification and local manufacturing.

During the event, ECCI’s executives held high-level discussions with industry leaders, focusing on exploring potential collaborations and gaining insights into the latest trends in defense technology. These meetings highlighted the importance of fostering partnerships to advance the Kingdom’s defense capabilities and localize 50% of military services and equipment expenditures.

Eng. Ahmed bin Abdulaziz Al-Ohali, Governor of the General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI), expressed sincere thanks to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, for their patronage and support of the event. Al-Ohali emphasized the leadership’s aspiration to establish a global WDS, bringing together the finest defense and security firms worldwide.

The participation of ECCI at WDS 2024 reflects the company’s dedication to supporting the Kingdom’s objectives of innovation and industrial growth. By showcasing their cutting-edge products and engaging with key stakeholders, ECCI aims to contribute significantly to the development of Saudi Arabia’s defense sector.

ECCI looks forward to continuing their collaboration with local and international partners and remains committed to returning to Riyadh for the next World Defense Show in 2026, where they will further their mission to foster cooperation, encourage innovation, and explore new business opportunities within the defense and security sectors.