"Mr President and the representatives of the Singapore authorities, and first and foremost Singapore defence industry representatives are cordially invited to visit the Kielce expo. (...) Not only will it be the presentation of Poland's, but also Europe's and global defence industries' offer. " - the President of Poland, Andrzej Duda issued a formal invitation at the official Polish and Singaporean presidents' meeting
Statement of Presidents of Poland and Singapore on TVP INFOwww.tvpparlament.pl/retransmisje-vod/inne/oswiadczenia-dla-mediow-prezydentow-polski-i-singapuru/30868399
Kielce’s International Defence Industry Exhibition is one of Europe's most important defence industry exhibitions. For years the International Defence Industry Exhibition has been granted the honorary auspices of the Republic of Poland President. This year's exhibition will be held already for the twenty-fifth time. This year's twenty-fifth expo promises to be a record-breaking event. Exhibitors from all over the world confirmed their presence. MSPO will thus be the showcase for companies from Poland, Germany, France, Norway, Great Britain, the United States and many other. 2016's exhibitors list included the biggest international companies, the defence-industry key players such as Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS, Nammo AS, Bell Helicopter Textron Inc., ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems GmbH, MBDA, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin Corporation and Saab Technologies Poland. The latest military developments were showcased by 614 companies from 30 countries. Almost 22,000 visitors attended the exhibition.
South Korea - the guest of honour at MSPO
For a number of years now MSPO has been accompanied with lead-nation exhibitions. In previously lead-nation exhibitions featured: Norway, France, Italy, Turkey, Germany, Israel, the USA, Sweden, V4 Countries and the United Kingdom. 2017's MSPO will feature South Korea and its defence industry exhibition.