27 October 2010
Moscow International “Arms & Hunting 2010” Show was held October 14th to 17th, in “Gostiny
Dvor” Exhibition Centre.
FGUP “Izhevsky Mekhanichesky Zavod” displayed 80 models under the Baikal trademark. Among with
shotguns were presented highly artistic models. Besides the serially produced items IMZ craftsmen create unique custom-made
shotguns and pistols with manual artistic engraving. Collection “The Russian Cities-Heroes. For the 65th anniversary
of Victory” may confirm that.
Among the new models were displayed:
MP-353, Gas pistol for active self-defence (shoots the rubber bullets);
MP-355, Gas pistol patterned after the famous Stechkin Automatic combat pistol (APS) (shoots the rubber
MP-651K “Sport”, Repeating CO2 modular pistol for sport shooting;
MP-143, hunting carbine, based on popular 7,62 mm Mosin-Nagant rifle, mod. 1891/1903.
MP-562K, The rifle is intended for fans of historical weapon, arms collectors as well as for plinking.
Vladimir A. Mayer - General Director of Enterprise carried on multiple talks with business partners from
Germany, Ukrain, Bulgaria, Afganistan, Iran, Armenia.
The booth of FGUP “IMZ” was visited by deputies of RF State Duma Federal Assembly, Members of
RF Federal Council Committee and representatives of Central law enforcement administrative board and licence-issuing department
of RF Internal Affairs Ministry etc.
In general the annual Show permitted Izhevsky Mekhanichesky Zavod to attract the interest of customers by
weapon range and to demonstrate trends for internal and external markets.