Fast Market Research recommends "Kazakhstan and Central Asia Defence & Security Report Q4 2013" from Business Monitor International, now available
Boston, MA -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/24/2013 -- BMI's Kazakhstan And Central Asia Defence & Security Report for Q413 makes several key findings. Firstly, despite the Soviet Union having dissolved two decades ago, the armed forces of the countries surveyed in this report continue to make use of ageing and obsolete military equipment. This can be seen by the large inventories of Cold War-era Soviet-supplied materiel that continues to furnish their inventories.
Secondly, despite the security challenges faced by these countries, notably in the form of 'blowback' from the civil war in nearby Afghanistan, local border disputes and domestic insurgencies, there are no major reequipment programmes being undertaken to address materiel shortcomings in any of the five countries surveyed in the report. Typically, all five states carry out piecemeal acquisitions of small quantities of military equipment; witness Kazakhstan's order for two C-295 turboprop freighters (with an option for a further six aircraft). This is arguably the largest combat aircraft acquisition programme in this region.
View Full Report Details and Table of Contents
About Fast Market Research
Fast Market Research is an online aggregator and distributor of market research and business information. Representing the world's top research publishers and analysts, we provide quick and easy access to the best competitive intelligence available. Our unbiased, expert staff will help you find the right research to fit your requirements and your budget. For more information about these or related research reports, please visit our website at http://www.fastmr.com or call us at 1.800.844.8156.
Browse all Defense research reports at Fast Market Research
You may also be interested in these related reports:
- Australia Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- India Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- Malaysia Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- China Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- Indonesia Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- Brazil Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- Turkey Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- United Arab Emirates Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- Singapore Defence & Security Report Q4 2013
- Israel Defence & Security Report Q4 2013