Norinco Group is the foundation of national security and the cornerstone of PLA’s equipment development. It is the main entity of equipment development and production in the Army, and the backbone of strike ability and informatization equipment development in PLA. It provides support for China’s implementation of the “Going global” and "Belt and road initiative" strategy. It is the main force for China to promote the deep development of civil-military integration.
Norinco Group has always considered national interest as its highest priority. It has always adhered to the spirit of people’s ordnance industry by “giving everything to the party”, and made “serving the national defense and national economic development” its mission. Norinco Group has more than 50 subgroups and units under its direct management that are distributed in 20 provinces, municipalities, and autonomous regions across the country. With the goals of building a technically advanced, independent and controllable, civil-military integrated, economical and efficient, and vital ordnance industry system with Chinese characteristics, as well as to achieve quality, profitable, and sustainable development, Norinco Group carries out comprehensive and in-depth implementation of a full value chain systematic and lean management strategy to achieve coordinated and rapid growth of its four main business segments: military products, industrial products for civil applications, strategic resources, and financial circulation. The development quality and profitability of Norinco Group has seen continuous improvement, and Norinco Group has made important contributions to the modernization of national defense and the development of national economy.