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AMI International joins IMDEX Asia 2011 as knowledge partner

13 MAY 2010

AMI International joins IMDEX Asia 2011 as knowledge partner

Bremerton, WA, May 13, 2010 –(– AMI International announced today it has partnered with Singapore Airshow and Events Pte Ltd (SAe) as Knowledge Partner for IMDEX Asia 2011 (International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference) to be held in Singapore 17-19 May 2011.

AMI has a long relationship with the IMDEX Asia series. AMI President and CEO Guy Stitt, notes “We are pleased to continue our partnership with IMDEX. IMDEX remains a premier maritime conference and industry exhibition in the Asia-Pacific region and we look forward to work with SAe to make IMDEX Asia 2011 another outstanding event.”

“IMDEX Asia is a key event in the maritime defence industry’s global calendar and we are excited to have AMI partnering SAe to be a leading enabler in providing our exhibitors and visitors the platform and gateway to network and conduct business in this region and beyond.

We are looking forward to working closely with AMI to raise the bar in delivering an enhanced experience for all our participants as we aim to take IMDEX Asia to a higher level of excellence” says Ms Angelica Lim, General Manager, Aerospace & Aviation Group, SAe.

AMI senior naval analysts note that the Asia-Pacific region offers tremendous opportunities for industries delivering naval and maritime capabilities. The region has overtaken Europe as the second largest naval market in the world, after the United States. AMI forecasts that the Asia-Pacific market will see about 170B 2009 USD in spending on new construction naval ships and related systems over the next 20 years.

AMI VP for Advisory Services Bob Nugent adds: “Given this market outlook, IMDEX Asia 2011 is the ideal venue for global industry to showcase how their naval and maritime security solutions can meet the region’s security requirements.”

About AMI: AMI, based in Bremerton, Washington USA, is a leading provider of focused market analysis and consulting for naval, maritime security, and unmanned systems markets around the world. AMI tracks naval business opportunities over 70 countries that consistently invest in naval and maritime security capabilities.

AMI’s product line includes naval, missile and unmanned systems market research databases. Its flagship “Hot News” monthly naval market newsletter is considered a “must read” for key players in the industry. AMI maintains an active dialogue with senior sea service leaders, key decision-makers in the naval and defense industry, leading media covering the defense sector, and its network of international advisors and affiliates.

AMI will be exhibiting at IMDEX Asia 2011.

To contact AMI’s analysts and advisors, please contact:

Mr. Bob Nugent, VP for Advisory Services: bnugent[at]

Mr. Pat Bright, VP for Subscriptions: pbright[at]

Mr. Richard Dorn, VP for Marketing: rdorn[at]