Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given the target of achieving USD 5 billion in BrahMos (defence) exports by 2025 .

By serpways.com

October 20, 2022

“We are hoping to get more orders from the Philippines and we are  talking to Vietnam, Malaysia and many other countries for exports," Rane  was quoted by ANI. 

BrahMos Aerospace is a multinational defence and aerospace corporation between India and Russia. 

Modi also referred to the use of an indigenously developed howitzer gun  for the first time for the ceremonial 21-gun salute at the celebrations. 

The Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS) has been developed under  the government's 'Make in India' initiative by the Defence Research and  Development Organisation(DRDO). 

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that India registered defence exports worth  ₹8,000 crore in six months of the current financial year. 

The sale of BrahMos missiles to international buyers would give a significant boost to India’s Atmanirbhar Bharat campaign. said by PM Modi.