BANDUNG-PT Pindad got the state capital participation (PMN) in 2015 amounted to Rp 700 billion and will be used to increase national production of armaments.
Director of PINDAD Abraham Mose said for defense procurement efforts, PINDAD focuses on defense equipment by implementing a corporation.
"To increase the capacity, we obtain the state capital participation (PMN) in 2015 worth Rp 700 billion," said Abraham.
In addition, there is also a specific allocation for the development of products and processes. This was done to ensure a more homemade products with the latest advanced technologies. This effort is in line with the strategic plan subsistence minimum (minimum essential forces / MEF) Indonesian National Army (TNI) within the period 2009-2024.
"In 2016, we have launched new four weapon products which inaugurated by the Minister of Defence Ryamizard Ryacudu. In addition, there is also the development of variant to fighting vehicles (ranpur) products which are being conducted as Rhino, Anoa, and Komodo by adding more reliable features, "he explained.