The Israeli metal industry consists of two primary sub-segments: basic metals and metal products. It employs approximately 60,000 people, and includes nearly 2,800 companies in different fields.
There are dozens of Israeli companies that provide metal products and services for the aerospace industry. The majority of these companies specialize in machining, precise metal products, aircraft assembly and aircraft structural components. Some of the companies specialize in composite materials.
Many companies manufacture products that are tailored specifically to their clients’ needs, using advanced manufacturing techniques and technologies. These companies supply products for other industries, such as vehicles, maritime and electronics, in addition to the aerospace industry.
Leading Israeli companies: Ashot Ashkelon, BSEL, H.R. Givon, Kanfit, Shimshon Fine Mechanics, Admar Metals, BAZ Airborne Components and Assemblies, Carmel Forge, Migan, NIDCO and Orlite Industries.