Ministry of Defence: Procurement

Ministry of Defence written question – answered at on 9 February 2024.

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Photo of Maria Eagle Maria Eagle Shadow Minister (Defence)

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, with reference to Q116 of the oral evidence by Andy Start to the Committee of Public Accounts on 22 January 2024, HC 451, what recent discussions he has had with industry stakeholders on investments in munitions.

Photo of James Cartlidge James Cartlidge The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

The Secretary of State for Defence has regular meetings with defence industry representatives to discuss investments in munitions, amongst other topics. Of particular note in this respect is his role as co-Chair of the Defence Suppliers Forum (DSF), the primary MOD-industry engagement mechanism for discussion on strategic topics.

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