XXXIX, No 2, 25/01/2021
Slovakia: Defence minister launches new policy – first procurement demands 35 percent IP
The Slovak government has approved the purchase of 17 radar systems produced by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). The government-to-government contract, worth €148.2m, is subject to a requirement that 35 percent of the cost is invested in the Slovak defence sector. “That was one of the most important conditions,” an informed source told us.