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- Greetings from the Minister of Industry, Trade & Labor Shalom Simhon
Strong Economic Performance
Despite Global Recession
Israel has bounced back from the world recession
more quickly and more strongly than almost any
other developed economy, with impressive GDP
growth of about 4% in 2010.
Israel's Flagship Export Sector
With overseas sales of more than $20 billion
annually, the electronics industry comprises more
than half of Israel's manufactured exports (excluding
Unique Aerospace Prowess
With an independent space launch capability and
a highly sophisticated industry that leads in the
development of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)
and anti-tactical ballistic missiles, Israel is in the
forefront of the global aerospace industry.
- Defense Related Products:
Cost-Effective Defense Solutions
Israel's own urgent defense needs, combined with
its leading edge high tech industries, have resulted
in the most advanced and unique capabilities in
manufacturing advanced systems for ground,
air and sea combat.
- Homeland Security:
Implementing Homeland Security
Solutions Based on Experience
The constant threat of terror has meant that Israeli
companies have developed effective products,
services, systems and integrated solutions to protect
people, property and vital installations.
Turning Night into Day
Israeli companies have developed cutting edge
and innovative electro-optical solutions that
transform darkness into light and can therefore
turn night into day.
Leading Edge Solutions Enhance
Israel's telecom sector is a world leader in
developing innovative technologies, systems and
solutions that enhance communications for telecom
providers and integrators.
- Information Technology:
Enhancing Efficient and Secure IT
Israel's IT and software houses have developed
a diverse range of innovative and cost-effective
systems that operate in a rapid, flexible, creative
and secure way.
- Medical Devices:
Medical Devices Attract
Major Overseas Investment
Israel's expertise in medicine, electronics and
computer software makes it one of the world's
leading centers for the development of innovative
medical devices, systems and solutions.
Innovation Enhances Renewable
From solar energy to wind turbines and
bioconversion, Israeli companies have developed
a range of advanced solutions offering cleaner
Making Every Drop of Water Count
Drip irrigation, desalination, reclamation,
purification and other technologies developed in
Israel are making less water go much further in a
world with dwindling natural water resources.
The skills offered by Israeli engineering firms cover
the entire spectrum of engineering disciplines
from design and construction management to
procurement and software projects.
Israel's Automotive Technologies
Combine Advanced Technologies and
Israeli companies manufacture a diverse range of the
most sophisticated components and assemblies for
the world's major vehicle manufacturers including
OEM suppliers, tool and production line systems and
after market producers.
- Metal & Industrial Equipment:
Adding Advanced Technology to
Israeli manufacturers in the metal and industrial
sector have made traditional equipment and
products more sophisticated through advanced
- Plastics & Rubber:
& Rubber Materials
High-tech methods have allowed Israeli
manufacturers to produce leading edge and
innovative materials that are advanced, adaptable