“…..Elaborating details of Pakistan’s achievements in Defence Production field, the minister said the country was producing state-of-the-art weapons and its products were acclaimed the world over for their excellence.
“Due to the excellence of our defence products, we are receiving huge orders from many countries. However, since we are facing financial crunch, we lack resources to meet the demands,” he added.
Jatoi said Pakistan had received useful cooperation from friendly China in producing defence-related products and JF-17 Thunder plane was a big achievement in this regard.
“We are going to launch a JF-17 thunder fighter jet on Monday which has been produced with indigenous resources. We are also working on developing Frigates with Chinese cooperation and this project was launched at Karachi Shipyard in April last,” he added.
The minister said Pakistan’s Al-Khalid Tank was also famous for its superiority, however, the country was unable to meet the demand for its export due to limited resources.
“Even, we have produced APC’s with our limited resources and this vehicle is state-of-the-art vehicle and is acclaimed for its excellence,” he added.
About Submarines, the minister said the country was talking with Germany and France for there purchase….”