According to Ivanov, the true, the Government of the Russian Federation has not entered into agreements for a total amount of 230 billion rubles. On what specific agreements it is not specified. Earlier it was reported that funding for defense procurement 2011 year was set at 1.5 trillion rubles. According to the band the Russian Defense Ministry, this amounts to 581.5 billion rubles. July 6, 2011, Russian Defence Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said that the true time of the War Department awarded contracts to 473 billion rubles.
According to the Minister of Defence, the delay in the conclusion of a series of contracts related to the inflated prices of the manufacturers of defense products. "Not long ago, I met with the CEO of the Metropolitan Institute of Thermal Sergey Nikulin. Us He proposes to raise the prices of their products, one name at 3.9 billion rubles, on the other — to 5.6 billion rubles. Naturally, we are with these figures do not agree, "- said Serdyukov, adding that the remaining contracts under defense procurement will be concluded in the coming two to three weeks.
As reported by RIA announcements, Medvedev recommended the Ministry of Defence RF military orders placed abroad if foreign products will be cheaper Russian. Previously, such expressions were doing and some Russian military, according to which the Ministry of Defence RF may resort to buying zabugornom if not able to buy that or other products in the domestic market.
July 6 2011 the newspaper "Kommersant" published an interview with chief designer surface missiles of the Metropolitan Institute of Thermal Yuri Solomonov, in which he said that the state defense order for 2011 is almost ripped off. According to Solomon, to the real-time Russian companies specializing creation of strategic nuclear weapons, have not received from the Department of Defense nor the 1st contract. With all of this production cycle of this kind of production is about 1 year.
Soon after the publication of an interview Medvedev held a meeting with the Minister of Defense, which claimed to prepare a report on the implementation of defense procurement on 2011 year. With all of this the president said that will continue to practice firing responsible for the failure of the state defense order.