About Us

Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI)

Is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Public Investment Fund (PIF). Launched in May 2017 and working under the directives outlined in the ‎Saudi Vision 2030. Aiming to be among the top 25 military industries companies in the ‎world by 2030, SAMI is expected to play a key role in localizing 50% of the Kingdom’s ‎total government military spending.

Our Vision

To be among the top 25 military industries ‎companies around the world by 2030, by developing world-class military products and services as well as achieving self–sufficiency in Saudi military industries through the cutting-edge technologies and the best national talents.

Our Mission

To develop cutting-edge technologies, manufacture world-class products, and provide high-quality services to scale up the military industries sector and secure necessary supplies for our clients.

Business Divisions

To create a sustainable and profitable aeronautics industrial ecosystem with localized capabilities in research and development, manufacturing, design, support, operations, MRO and upgrade

  • Manufacture
  • MRO
  • Aerostructure
  • UAVs

To build local capabilities to research, manufacture, produce, assemble, test and maintain advanced land systems.  

  • Tracked & Wheeled Artillery Systems
  • Wheeled & Tracked Heavy Fighting Vehicles
  • Logistical Tactical Trucks
  • Armored Personnel Carriers
  • Turret Systems
  • Protection Systems
  • Unmanned Ground Vehicles

To enhance the nation’s defense electronics capabilities to enable the local development and production of more than 50% of the products and services in the defense and security sector    

  • Sensors, including Radar, Microwave, and Opto-electronics
  • Communication Systems
  • Electronic Warfare
  • Command, Control, Communications, Computers & Intelligence (C4I Systems)
  • Cyberwarfare
  • Naval Combat Systems and Land Vehicle Mission systems
  • Protection and Surveillance Systems

To establish in Saudi Arabia the capability to produce premium quality Defensive Munitions and Weapon Systems for internal and external customers    

  • Ammunition
  • Precision Guided Munitions
  • Gun Systems (Remote, Aircraft, Land, Naval)
  • Rocket Launcher Systems
  • Missile Defense Systems (Air, Land, Naval)
  • Close Combat Weapons Systems
  • Missile Systems (Air, Land, Naval)
  • Integrated Testing and Evaluation

The main goal of the Emerging Technologies Business Division in SAMI is to establish sovereign capabilities in enabling defense technologies through a catch-up strategy, while investing in emerging technologies to sustain SAMI’s strategic and business goals.

  • Development of core, restricted, critical and sustainable technologies
  • Systems engineering house
  • Design and development services
  • Engineering support
  • Test and evaluation house
  • Transfer of technologies
  • Partnering with local and international design & development entities

Affiliated Companies

Latest News

SAMI and Bahri Ink Agreement to Support Defense Logistics Localization

Riyadh, 17 August 2021: In line with its commitment to develop the capabilities and support the localization of Saudi Arabia’s military industries sector, Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), a wholly-owned subsidiary...

SAMI Achieves AS9100 Certification for Excellence in Quality Management

Riyadh – 4 July 2021: In recognition of its compliance with the quality management systems requirements for aviation, space, and defense, Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Public...

SAMI Restructures Board of Directors, Headed by H.E. Ahmed Al-Khateeb

Riyadh, 18 May 2021: Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Public Investment Fund (PIF), has announced the outcome of its Extraordinary General Assembly Meeting held on Monday 28...

SAMI concludes IDEX 2021 participation with key strategic partnerships

Abu Dhabi – 26 February 2021: Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Public Investment Fund (PIF), today announced that it concluded its successful participation in the International...