DDP notifies positive indigenisation list of sub-systems, assemblies, sub-assemblies and components to achieve self-reliance in defense & minimize imports by DPSUs
Department of Defense Production has notified a positive indigenisation list of sub-systems, assemblies, sub-assemblies and components as part of the efforts to achieve self-reliance in defense manufacturing. This will also minimize imports by Defense Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs).
The list contains 2,500 imported items which have already been indigenised and 351 imported items which will be indigenised in next three years. Defense Ministry in a statement said this Aatmanirbhar initiative will save foreign exchange approximately equivalent to 3,000 crore rupees every year.
Details of these items are available on Srijan portal(
https://srijandefence.gov.in/DPSU%20Indigenization%20List.pdf, They will only be procured from Indian Industry after the timelines indicated in the list.
Department of Military Affairs, in order to provide impetus to self-reliance in defense manufacturing, as part of Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan have already notified two positive indigenisation lists of weapons, platforms, systems and ammunitions.