The following list of modern armament manufacturers presents major companies producing modern weapons and munitions for military, paramilitary, government agency and civilian use. The companies are listed by their full name followed by the short form, or common acronym, if any, in parentheses. The country the company is based in, if the information is available, follows that.

Company Country
Établissement de Constructions et de Réparation Navale (ECRN) [fr] Algeria
Bersa S.A. (Bersa) Argentina
Fabricaciones Militares Sociedad del Estado (Fabricaciones Militares) Argentina
Fábrica Argentina de Aviones S.A. (FAdeA) Argentina
Río Santiago Shipyard Argentina
ASC Pty Ltd (ASC) Australia
Austal Limited Australia
BSC Marine Group Australia
DMS Maritime Australia
Forgacs Marine and Defence (Forgacs) Australia
Metal Storm Australia
NQEA Pty Ltd Australia
Diamond Aircraft Industries Austria
Glock Ges.m.b.H. (Glock) Austria
Rößler Waffen GmbH (also known as Roessler Waffen GmbH) Austria
Steyr Arms GmbH (Steyr) Austria
Ministry of Defence Industry of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
Ananda Shipyard & Slipways Limited (ASSL or Ananda Shipyard) Bangladesh
Bangladesh Ordnance Factories (BOF) Bangladesh
Bangladesh Machine Tools Factory (BMTF) Bangladesh
Dockyard and Engineering Works Limited (DEW) Bangladesh
Khulna Shipyard Limited (KSY) Bangladesh
Chittagong Dry Dock Limited (CDDL) Bangladesh
Herstal Group Belgium
John Cockerill Belgium
Fabrica Boliviana de Munición (FBM) [es] Bolivia
Arsenal de Marinha do Rio de Janeiro (AMRJ) Brazil
Avibras Indústria Aeroespacial S/A (Avibras) Brazil
Companhia Brasileira de Cartuchos (CBC) Brazil
Embraer S.A. (Embraer) Brazil
Empresa Gerencial de Projetos Navais (EMGEPRON) Brazil
Indústria Naval do Ceará (INACE) Brazil
Indústria de Material Bélico do Brasil (IMBEL) Brazil
SIATT - Engenharia, Indústria e Comércio Ltda. (SIATT) Brazil
Forjas Taurus (Taurus) Brazil
Arsenal Corporation Bulgaria
TEREM Bulgaria
Vazovski Mashinostroitelni Zavodi EAD (VMZ EAD) Bulgaria
ABCO Industries Inc. (ABCO) Canada
A. F. Theriault & Son Ltd. Canada
Bombardier Inc. Canada
Cadex Defence Canada
Cascade Aerospace Canada
Chantier Davie Canada Inc. Canada
Hike Metal Products Canada
INKAS Armored Vehicle Manufacturing Canada
Irving Shipbuilding Incorporated (ISI) Canada
Magellan Aerospace Corporation (Magellan) Canada
MetalCraft Marine Incorporated (MCM) Canada
Ontario Drive and Gear Ltd. (trading name as ARGO) Canada
Seaspan Marine Corporation Canada
Viking Air Canada
Astilleros y Maestranzas de la Armada de Chile (ASMAR) Chile
Empresa Nacional de Aeronáutica de Chile (ENAER) Chile
Fábricas y Maestranzas del Ejército de Chile (FAMAE) Chile
Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) China
China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC) China
China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) China
China Electronics Technology Group Corporation (CETC) China
China North Industries Group Corporation Limited (Norinco) China
China South Industries Group Corporation (CSGC) China
China State Shipbuilding Corporation Limited (CSSC) China
Poly Technologies China
Weichai Group China
Corporación de Ciencia y Tecnología para el Desarrollo de la Industria Naval Marítima y Fluvial (COTECMAR) Colombia
Corporación de la Industria Aeronáutica Colombiana S.A. (CIAC) [es] Colombia
Indumil Colombia
ISBI ARMORing Inc. (ISBI) [es] Colombia
Brodosplit d.d. Croatia
Đuro Đaković Holding Croatia
HS Produkt d.o.o. Croatia
Marina Punat d.o.o. Croatia
Union de Industrias Militares (UIM) Cuba
AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. (Aero Vodochody) Czech Republic
Colt CZ Group SE Czech Republic
CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP a.s. (CSG) [cs] Czech Republic
Zlin aircraft a.s. Czech Republic
Faaborg Shipyard [da] Denmark
Karstensens Skibsværft A/S [da] Denmark
Terma A/S Denmark
Dirección de la Industria Aeronáutica Ecuador (DIAF) Ecuador
Alexandria Shipyard (ASY or Alexshipyard) Egypt
Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) Egypt
Baltic Workboats AS (BWB) Estonia
Metals and Engineering Corporation (METEC) Ethiopia
Marine Alutech Oy Ab (trading name as Watercat) Finland
Patria Oyj Finland
Pirkan ASE Finland
Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) Finland
UKI Workboat Ltd Finland
Centigon Security Group France
Chapuis Armes France
Constructions industrielles de la Méditerranée (CNIM) France
Daher France
Dassault Group (also known as Groupe Dassault or Groupe Industriel Marcel Dassault S.A. (GIMD)) France
MBDA Holdings SAS (MBDA) France
Naval Group France
PGM Precision France
PIRIOU [fr] France
Safran S.A. France
Socarenam France
Thales Group (Thales) France
Verney-Carron SA France
Versailles state arms factory, Nicolas-Noël Boutet France
Volvo Group Governmental Sales (VGGS or GovSales) France
Abeking & Rasmussen Schiffs- und Yachtwerft SE (A&R) Germany
Blaser Germany
Carl Walther GmbH Germany
Diehl Stiftung & Co. KG (Diehl Stiftung) [de] (also known as Diehl Group) Germany
EMT Penzberg [de] Germany
Fassmer [de] Germany
Flensburger Fahrzeugbau Gesellschaft mbH (FFG) Germany
Fr. Lürssen Werft GmbH & Co.KG (Lürssen) Germany
Hartmann & Weiss GmbH (H&W) Germany
H&K AG Group (H&K) Germany
Heym AG Germany
Hensoldt AG Germany
H. Krieghoff GmbH (Krieghoff) Germany
J. G. Anschütz GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Mauser Jagdwaffen GmbH Germany
PTW KORTH Technologies GmbH (Korth) Germany
Rheinmetall AG (Rheinmetall) Germany
ThyssenKrupp Germany
Legal Entity of Public Law — State Military Scientific-Technical Center Delta (STC Delta) Georgia
BSK Defense S.A. (BSK Defense) Greece
Hellenic Aerospace Industry (HAI) Greece
Hellenic Defence Systems S.A. (ΕΒΟ-PYRKAL) (trading name as EAS) Greece
Hellenic Vehicle Industry S.A. (ELVO) Greece
Motomarine S.A. (Motomarine) Greece
Ordtech Military Industries (OMI) Greece
Advanced Weapons and Equipment India Limited India
Armoured Vehicles Nigam Limited India
Ashok Leyland Defence Systems (ALDS) India
Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) India
BEML Limited (BEML) India
Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) India
Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) India
Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) India
Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE) India
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) India
Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) India
Kalyani Group India
Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) India
Mahindra Group India
Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) India
Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (Midhani) India
MKU (company) India
Munitions India Limited India
Samtel Avionics India
SSS Defence India
Tata Advanced Systems Limited India
Indonesian Aerospace (IAe) Indonesia
North Sea Boats (trading name as PT. Lundin Industry Invest) Indonesia
PT PAL Indonesia (Persero) Indonesia
PT Palindo Marine Indonesia
PT Pindad (Pindad) Indonesia
Defense Industries Organization (DIO) Iran
Iran Aviation Industries Organization (IAIO) Iran
Automotive Industries Ltd. (AIL) Israel
BUL Armory Israel
Carmor Integrated Vehicle Solutions Ltd. (Carmor) Israel
Elbit Systems Israel
Emtan Karmiel Israel
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) Israel
Israel Shipyards Israel
Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Israel
mPrest Systems Israel
Plasan Sasa Ltd. (Plasan) Israel
RADA Electronic Industries Israel
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems (Rafael) Israel
UVision Air Israel
Zibar Israel
Armi Jager Italy
Armi Perazzi S.p.A. (trading name as Perazzi) Italy
Baglietto Navy Italy
BCM Europearms s.a.s. [it] Italy
Beretta Holding S.p.A. (Beretta Holding) Italy
Breda Meccanica Bresciana (widely known simply as Breda) Italy
Chiappa Firearms Italy
Costruzioni Aeronautiche TECNAM S.r.l. (Tecnam) Italy
DRASS Group Italy
FAMARS Italy
FB Design Italy
Fincantieri Italy
Fiocchi Munizioni Italy
Intermarine S.p.A. (Intermarine) Italy
Iveco Defence Vehicles (Iveco DV) Italy
Leonardo S.p.A. Italy
Piaggio Aerospace Italy
Vittoria Shipyard [it] Italy
Vulcanair Italy
Asahi-Seiki Manufacturing Co.,Ltd. (Asahi-Seiki or Asahi-Seiki Manufacturing) [ja] Japan
Daikin Industries, Ltd. (Daikin) Japan
Hitachi Japan
Hongawara Ship Yard Co., Ltd. [ja] Japan
Howa Machinery, Ltd. (Howa) Japan
IHI Corporation Japan
Ishikawa Seisakusho, Ltd. [ja] Japan
Japan Steel Works Japan
JFE Holdings, Inc. (JFE Holdings) Japan
Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) Japan
Komatsu Limited Japan
MinebeaMitsumi, Inc. Japan
Mitsubishi Group (Mitsubishi) Japan
Mitsui E&S Holdings Co., Ltd. (Mitsui E&S) Japan
Sasebo Heavy Industries Japan
Setouchi Craft Co.,Ltd [ja] Japan
ShinMaywa Industries, Ltd. (ShinMaywa) Japan
Subaru Corporation Japan
Sumidagawa Shipyard Co., Ltd. (SSY) [ja] Japan
Sumitomo Heavy Industries (SHI) Japan
Toshiba Corporation Japan
Yamaha Motor Company Limited Japan
King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB) Jordan
JSC National Company Kazakhstan Engineering (Kazakhstan Engineering) Kazakhstan
Kenya Ordnance Factories Corporation (KOFC) Kenya
Dartz Motorz Company (Dartz) Latvia
JSC Riga Shipyard Latvia
JSC LiTak-Tak [lt] Lithuania
Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Berhad (BHIC) Malaysia
DefTech Malaysia
Destini Berhad Malaysia
Aguila Ammunition (trading name as TECNOS) Mexico
Productos Mendoza,S.A. Mexico
Myanmar Directorate of Defence Industries Myanmar
Airbus SE Netherlands
Damen Shipyards Group (Damen) Netherlands
KMW+Nexter Defense Systems N.V. (KNDS) Netherlands
Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) Nigeria
Kongsberg Gruppen (Kongsberg) Norway
Nammo AS Norway
Umoe Mandal Norway
Global Industrial Defence Solutions (GIDS) Pakistan
Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) Pakistan
Heavy Mechanical Complex (HMC) Pakistan
Integrated Dynamics Pakistan
Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works (KSEW) Pakistan
Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) Pakistan
National Engineering and Scientific Commission (NESCOM) Pakistan
Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) Pakistan
Pakistan Ordnance Factories (POF) Pakistan
Servicios Industriales de la Marina S.A. (SIMA Peru S.A.) Peru
Arms Corporation of the Philippines (Armscor) Philippines
Government Arsenal Philippines
Ferfrans Philippines
Philippine Aerospace Development Corporation (PADC) Philippines
United Defense Manufacturing Corporation (UDMC) Philippines
AMZ-Kutno Poland
Polish Armaments Group (PGZ) Poland
Polish Defence Holding (PHO) [pl] Poland
Tekever Group (TEKEVER) Portugal
West Sea [pt] Portugal
Aerostar S.A. Romania
Avioane Craiova S.A. Romania
Romanian Aeronautic Industry (IAR) Romania
ROMARM Romania
Almaz-Antey Russia
CJSC Barnaul Cartridge Plant Russia
Concern Morinformsystem-Agat Russia
Financial and Industrial Group High-speed ships (FIG High-speed ships) [ru] Russia
GAZ Group Russia
JSC Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky (Zelenodolsk Plant) Russia
Klimovsk Specialized Ammunition Plant Russia
Lobaev Arms Russia
Military Industrial Company LLC (VPK) Russia
Open JSC Pella (Pella) [ru] Russia
Promtechnologies group (trading name as ORSIS) Russia
State Corporation Rostec (Rostec) Russia
State Space Corporation Roscosmos (Roscosmos) Russia
Tactical Missiles Corporation (KTRV) Russia
United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) Russia
Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) Saudi Arabia
EDePro Ltd. Serbia
Holding Corporation Krušik a.d. (Krušik or HK Krušik a.d.) Serbia
PPT Namenska Serbia
Prvi Partizan A.D. (PPU) Serbia
Sloboda Čačak Serbia
Yugoimport SDPR Serbia
Zastava Arms Serbia
ST Engineering Singapore
Grand Power s.r.o. Slovakia
Ravne Systems Armas [sl] Slovenia
DCD Group South Africa
Denel SOC Ltd (Denel) South Africa
Milkor (Pty) Ltd (Milkor) South Africa
Paramount Group South Africa
Rippel Effect (Pty) Ltd. (Rippel Effect) South Africa
Truvelo Armoury South Africa
Hanjin Group South Korea
Hanwha Group (Hanwha) South Korea
Hyundai Motor Group South Korea
Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) South Korea
LIG Nex1 South Korea
SNT Group [ko] South Korea
Astilleros Gondán [es] Spain
Dikar S. Coop. [es] Spain
Expal [es] Spain
Indra Sistemas Spain
Instalaza Spain
Navantia Spain
Rodman Group [es] Spain
SENER Spain
Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDPLC) Sri Lanka
Military Industry Corporation (MIC Sudan) Sudan
Bromma Air Maintenance AB (BAM) Sweden
Saab AB Sweden
Swede Ship Marine AB [sv] Sweden
Brügger & Thomet (B&T) Switzerland
Pilatus Aircraft Switzerland
RUAG Holding Ltd (RUAG) Switzerland
Swiss Arms
(US subsidiary known as SIG Sauer)
Switzerland
Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation (AIDC) Taiwan
CSBC Corporation Taiwan
Jong Shyn Shipbuilding Company (JSSC) Taiwan
LungTeh Shipbuilding (LTS) Taiwan
National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) Taiwan
Bangkok Dock Company Limited (BDC) Thailand
Chaiseri Metal and Rubber Co., Ltd. (Chaiseri) Thailand
Thai Aviation Industry Thailand
Ares Shipyard Ltd. Turkey
ASFAT Inc. Turkey
ASELSAN Turkey
Baykar Turkey
BMC Turkey
Canik Arms [tr] Turkey
GİRSAN Turkey
Koç Holding Turkey
Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation (MKEK) Turkey
Nurol Holding Turkey
ROKETSAN Turkey
Sarsılmaz Arms Turkey
TİSAŞ Turkey
Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) Turkey
Kuznya na Rybalskomu Ukraine
LATEK OOO (Limited Liability Company) [uk] Ukraine
NPO Practika [uk] Ukraine
RPC Fort (Fort) Ukraine
Ukroboronprom (UOP) Ukraine
XADO Chemical Group (trading name as Snipex) Ukraine
PA Yuzhmash Ukraine
Zbroyar Ltd. [uk] Ukraine
EDGE Group United Arab Emirates
STREIT Group United Arab Emirates
Accuracy International United Kingdom
Babcock International United Kingdom
BAE Systems plc United Kingdom
Britten-Norman (widely known simply as "BN",trading name as B-N Group Limited or BNG) United Kingdom
Chemring Group PLC (Chemring) United Kingdom
ELEY group Limited United Kingdom
Ferguson Marine Engineering Ltd. (Ferguson Marine) United Kingdom
Griffon Hoverwork United Kingdom
James Fisher and Sons plc United Kingdom
James Purdey and Sons Ltd. United Kingdom
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group United Kingdom
OVIK Special Vehicles United Kingdom
Supacat United Kingdom
Webley & Scott United Kingdom
Westley Richards & Co. Ltd (Westley Richards) United Kingdom
W. W. Greener United Kingdom
AeroVironment United States
American Derringer United States
AM General United States
Axon United States
Barrett Firearms Manufacturing United States
Beemiller Inc. (trading name as Hi-Point Firearms) United States
Black Hills Ammunition United States
Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) United States
Bollinger Shipyards United States
Bond Arms Inc. United States
Brunswick Boat Group United States
Calico Light Weapons Systems (CLWS) United States
Charter Arms United States
CheyTac USA LLC (CheyTac) United States
Colt's Manufacturing Company, LLC (CMC) United States
Combined Systems, Inc. (CSI) United States
Cooper Firearms of Montana, Inc. (trading name as Cooper Firearms) United States
Day & Zimmermann (D&Z) United States
Daniel Defense United States
Dead Air Silencers United States
Derecktor Shipyards (Derecktor) United States
Desert Tech LLC (DT) United States
Freedom Arms Inc. United States
General Atomics (GA) United States
General Dynamics (GD) United States
Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding United States
Gravois Aluminum Boats, LLC (trading name as Metal Shark) United States
Harris Gunworks United States
Henry Repeating Arms United States
Hodgdon Yachts United States
Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell) United States
Hornady Manufacturing Company United States
Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (HII) United States
Ithaca Gun Company United States
Kahr Firearms Group United States
Kaman Aerospace Corporation (Kaman) United States
Kel-Tec CNC Industries Inc United States
Kimber Manufacturing, Inc. (trading name as Kimber) United States
Knight's Armament Company (KAC) United States
L3Harris Technologies, Inc. (L3Harris) United States
Lehigh Defense United States
Les Baer United States
Lewis Machine and Tool (LMT) United States
Lockheed Martin Corporation United States
LWRC International, LLC (LWRCI) United States
MD Helicopters, Inc. United States
Navistar Defense, LLC United States
North American Arms United States
Northrop Grumman Corporation United States
Nosler United States
Noveske Rifleworks United States
O.F. Mossberg & Sons (Mossberg) United States
Olin Corporation United States
Olympic Arms United States
Oshkosh Defense, LLC United States
Palmetto State Armory (PSA) United States
Patriot Ordnance Factory (POF-USA) United States
Polaris Industries United States
Raytheon Technologies Corporation (Raytheon Technologies) United States
Rock River Arms United States
Safariland, LLC United States
SAFE Boats International (SBI) United States
Savage Arms Inc United States
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) United States
Serbu Firearms United States
Sierra Bullets United States
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) United States
SilencerCo United States
Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc. (Smith & Wesson) United States
Springfield Armory United States
Strategic Armory Corps, LLC (SAC) United States
Strayer Voigt Inc (brand name Infinity Firearms) United States
Sturm, Ruger, & Co. (Ruger) United States
Swiftships, LLC, United States
Textron, Inc. United States
Troy Industries, Inc. United States
U.S. Ordnance Inc. (USORD) United States
Vigor Industrial LLC (Vigor) United States
Vista Outdoor Operations LLC. (Vista Outdoor) United States
Weatherby, Inc. United States
Compañía Anónima Venezolana de Industrias Militares (CAVIM) Venezuela
Diques y Astilleros Nacionales Compañía Anónima (DIANCA) Venezuela
Unidad Naval Coordinadora de los Servicios de Carenado, Reparaciones de Casco, Reparaciones y Mantenimiento de Equipos de y Sistemas Buques (UCOCAR) Venezuela
Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (SBIC) Vietnam
Song Thu corporation [vi] Vietnam
Zimbabwe Defence Industries Zimbabwe

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