Statement on controversial weapons and ammunition
Neither Rheinmetall AG nor its subsidiaries/joint ventures develop, produce or distribute anti-personnel mines; biological, chemical or nuclear weapons; cluster munition; or ammunition containing depleted uranium.
Furthermore, it is not intended to do so in the future.
The temporary exposure to white phosphorus products via the acquisition of Expal Systems S.A.U. will be concluded by Q2 2024. part of this process is the final decommissioning of the related production assets. Please note that the products which contain white phosphorus are smoke protection ammunitions which do not fall within the scope of the “Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons which may be deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to have Indiscriminate Effects” (CCW). These products are neither prohibited, nor its use restricted by the CCW.“