The Latin America Warships and OPVs market is very dynamic, as key procurement programmes in the region are getting an international spotlight. Ahead of the Warships and OPVs Latin America 2018 conference, discover in this exclusive complimentary report key acquisitions, requirements and holdings from nations that will be present at the event, such as Brazil, Colombia, Peru and many more!
Brazil's ambitious procurement project includes the acquisition of 4 new Tamandaré-class corvettes and the renewal of its whole surface fleet, with frigates, logistic support vessels and amphibious ships. This year's Warships and OPVs Latin America conference is officially supported by the Brazilian Navy and chaired by Vice Admiral (Rtd) Francisco Deiana, Former Director of Naval Engineering of the Brazilian Navy. In this exclusive transcript of his interview with Defence IQ, he discusses here the procurement priorities of the country's Navy, the importance of enhancing strategic partnerships with international solution providers and design priorities in an ever-changing operational environment.