Military-Industrial Commission admitted to the Ministry of Defence Procurement

Military-Industrial Commission admitted to the Ministry of Defence ProcurementPrime minister RF Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree number 1216, significantly raises the capabilities led by Dmitry Rogozin, the Military-Industrial Commission. According to the newspaper "Kommersant", the order directs MIC intensively to intervene in pricing disputes arising between the Department of Defense RF and enterprises of the defense-industrial complex.

It must be emphasized that the Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov MIC also tried to play the role of judges in disputes regarding the purchase of military products, but the success of this committee to reach virtually failed. Now the military-industrial complex will actually be doing the role of a mediator between the military department and defense companies, and he will be responsible for Rogozin up trade and accommodation defense procurement.

The order, signed by the Prime Minister, the amendment enters into a paragraph 2b Fri 5ts "provisions of the Military-Industrial Commission", it is also empowering MIC opportunities to intervene in the pricing issues of military products. Giving the military-industrial complex bolshennymi capabilities is perhaps one of the huge number of attempts to reform the mechanism of accommodation defense procurement in RF.

At the end of May 2012 the Federal Service for Defense Contracts ("Rosoboronzakaz"), responsible for the supervision of the defense procurement, was put under the control of the Ministry of Defense. With all of this some media reported that the military department with the passage of time and may lose "Rosoboronpostavki" responsible for the placement of defense contracts.

Also in May, President RF Vladimir Putin has signed a decree that must be made subordinate to the new government executive bodies responsible for the deployment of municipal defense order and its execution. Through this plan to remove the differences between the military and the manufacturers.

Reforming the Russian defense procurement mechanism needed after a series of large price disputes between the Ministry of Defense and defense companies. These disputes almost led to a breakdown defense procurement in 2011-2012. Namely, due to disputes under threat of failure were combat-training aircraft Yak-130 is also of strategic nuclear submarines of project 955 "Borey" and multipurpose nuclear submarine of project 885 "Yasen".

The Ministry of Defence vinyl enterprise unreasonably high prices for military products. Recent argued that prices are dictated by the military make the creation of military production unprofitable. As a temporary measure in 2011, the Defense Ministry has put in place the scheme "20 + 1", according to which the mark-up on products contractor can not exceed 20 percent, and subcontractors — one percent.

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