About NDCC

The NDCC, which is empowered by the Tawazun Economic Council, acts as a backbone for the national defense industry and creates channels for effective communication between the local defense contractors and international industry players to offer potential business opportunities that would serve the interests of the country. With 61 members registered in the NDCC, part of the Council’s strategy is to exchange ideas and share their experiences with their counterparts to strengthen the relations between industries and support SME development programs. Also NDCC now is representing its members in the major national and international exhibition under the UAE pavilion.

The Council aims to:
A- Realize effective communication among national companies operating in defense sectors in order to identify their needs and requirements
B- Develop local capabilities and to advance defense manufacturing industries
C- Open up new opportunities in defense manufacturing, which would reflect positively on the national economy in general, and the on local companies in particular
D- Exchange expertise, knowledge and know-how
E- Promote investment and to attract local and foreign capitals in defense manufacturing sectors
F- Develop research & development on new defense industries and to exchange relevant bulletins, studies and research
G- Cooperate and coordinate on holding defense industry-related conferences and workshop
H- Realize any other objectives that may help enhance defense manufacturing sector in the country

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