: Represented By

Nikolay Ibushev
General Director

  1. Nikolay Ibushev

ARSENAL JSCo. was founded in 1878.
Employees: over 10000.

: Overview

ARSENAL J.S.Co. is a distinguished multi-functional infra-structural Company with leading positions in the National Economics and with great experience in design, manufacturing, engineering and trade of small arms and artillery armaments, recoilless anti-tank systems, small arms and artillery ammunition, rounds for underbarrel, revolver and anti-tank grenade launchers, different types of hand grenades, primers, powders, pyrotechnic products, hunting and sport weapons and ammunition, cemented carbide tools, tips and inserts, casting, forging etc., as well as of main parts, assemblies and accessories of the products of other Defence Industry Companies.

Performing a closed cycle of production – from the raw material up to the finished product and its full completion, Arsenal J.S.Co. produces as follows:

Small arms and artillery systems

  • 9×18, 9×19 mm SHIPKA Sub-machine Guns
  • 5.56×45 mm and 7.62×39 mm ARSENAL Assault Rifles
  • 5.56×45 mm and 7.62×39 mm ARSENAL Light Machine Guns
  • 7.62×51 mm and 7.62×54 mm ARSENAL Machine Guns
  • 23×152 mm Air Defence Systems (for Land Forces and Navy)
  • 40 mm and 40×46 mm Underbarrel & Multi-shot Grenade Launchers
  • 40×46 mm ARSENAL Stand-alone Grenade Launchers
  • 60 mm, 81 mm and 82 mm Mortars
  • Light & Heavy Anti-Tank Grenade Launchers

Ammunition and components

  • 5.56×45 mm, 7.62×39 mm, 7.62×51 mm, 7.62×54 mm, 9×18 mm and 9×19 mm Cartridges
  • 23×115 mm and 23×152 mm Rounds
  • 30×165 mm Rounds for Automatic Guns 2A42, 2A38, 2A72 and GSh-30 family
  • 30 mm Rounds for Automatic Grenade Launchers
  • 40 mm Rounds for Underbarrel and Multi-shot Grenade Launchers
  • 40×46 mm Rounds for Underbarrel, Multi-shot and Stand-alone Grenade Launchers
  • Ammunition for Light and Heavy Anti-Tank grenade launchers
  • 60 mm, 81 mm, 82 mm and 120 mm Mortar Bombs
  • Unguided Rockets ARS-8KOM
  • Hand Grenades: offensive, defensive; thermobaric; with irritant action; smoke; sound & flash
  • Different types of Fuzes
  • Percussion primers, Powders, Charges, etc.

Pyrotechnic military products

Civil production – Tooling, hunting and sport weapons and ammunition.

ARSENAL J.S.Co. is officially licensed by the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria for trade in Military Equipment.

Business activities

  • About 80% of the production is dealt on foreign markets
  • Business activities are mainly concentrated in the Middle East, South-East Asia, Africa, the USA
  • Production cooperation with the leading foreign manufacturers

Company profile

: Certificates

The Quality Management System in ARSENAL J.S.Co. is structured and certified in accordance with the requirements of:

  • ISO 9001:2008 – for Civil Production
  • NATO Publication – AQAP 2110 – for Military production

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