“Helicopters of Russia” is not ranked in the top 100 defense companies

In the ranking of the largest defense companies in the world published by Defense News, is not included in the holding “Helicopters of Russia”. The most significant improvement in ranking compared to last year showed Uralvagonzavod

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Russian holding company “Helicopters of Russia” this year was not included in the top 100 of the world’s largest manufacturers of military products. The rankings are compiled annually by the authoritative us publication Defense News based on defense revenue, revenue from the sale of military goods and services companies for the previous year.

Last year “Helicopters of Russia” took 25th place in the list, for 2015 they were able to capitalize on defense orders of $3.2 billion Thus, this year six Russian companies entered the ranking of the world’s arms manufacturers.

Assistant editor Defense News”s Aaron Mehta told RBC that “for some reason “Helicopters of Russia” refused to submit information for the ranking this year”. “In the past they did, but this year somehow did not” — he said.

Reporting according to IFRS, the revenue of “Helicopters of Russia” in 2016 amounted to 214,3 bn and in 2015 — 219,9 billion, the company reports according to IFRS, published on the website of the holding company (.pdf). At the same time, the company net profit fell sharply: if in 2015 it amounted to 42.2 billion virtually any., in 2016 — RUB 16.2 bn

The highest position among Russian companies — 11th place — third year in a row the concern “Almaz-Antey”: last year the company managed to earn $7.4 billion, follows from the rating Defense News. On 14-th position — United aircraft Corporation (plus two points to last year’s rating, defense revenue — $5.6 billion), and closes the three leaders among Russian companies, the Corporation “Tactical missiles”, which is located on the 32nd ranked (plus five lines to last year, $2.8 billion).

Uralvagonzavod compared to last year rose in the rating by 15 points and now occupies the 45th place with defence revenues of $1.5 billion, concern “Radio electronic technologies” dropped two positions in the rating and now occupies 50th position with revenues of $1.3 billion at three points in the ranking of global defense companies fell the concern “RTI” (86-e a place compared to last year’s 83-th place, $0.5 billion).

The ranking is led by Lockheed Martin ($43.4 billion of defense revenue position for the year has not changed), second place went to Boeing ($29.5 billion, the position is not changed), the third — BAE Systems ($23.6 billion).

The publication is an annual ranking of global defense companies on the basis of information from public sources, annual reports of companies, as well as on the basis of data provided by the publishing companies themselves.

At the time of publication notes a press-the Secretary “Russian Helicopters” didn’t answer your phone RBC press Secretary of the state Corporation rostec (which includes the holding company “Helicopters of Russia”) was not available.

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