Who We Are


Headquartered in Sarajevo, the capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina, UNIS-GROUP is a company fully owned by the Government of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. As a government authorized defense industry concern, UNIS-GROUP is the leading exporter of weapons and military equipment in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

UNIS-GROUP’s vision is to become the leading company in the defense industry in Southeast Europe and, as such, be recognized and acknowledged as a respectable business partner.

UNIS-GROUP’s objectives can be summarized as follows:

  • Establishing international business partnerships and cooperation;
  • Increased international market share (centralizing marketing and commercial functions);
  • Constant improvements in the quality and quantity of products, modernization of the existing technologies and development of new technologies;
  • Coordination of research and development activities;

Coordination of business policies of member companies.

In addition to the production program for ammunition, weapons and sighting devices, UNIS-GROUP also offers a wide range of services including:

  • Maintenance, modernization and upgrade of combat armoured vehicles (e.g. modernization and upgrade of tanks that include increasing the tank’s technical characteristics to a higher level; reducing and/or eliminating subsystem failures during training and tactical operations; reducing tank system maintenance downtime; and improving mobility, manoeuvrability, survivability of crew and tank system, and operational reliability.)
  • Maintenance and repair of artillery weapons;
  • Transfer of technology and know-how including: comprehensive, improved solutions and professional service; development of project and manufacturing (know-how) documentation, new technologies and program; complete design, organization and construction of various manufacturing plants and facilities; controlling and supervision; improvement of the existing and realization of the “turnkey” projects; personnel training.

 UNIS-GROUP is committed to assisting customers worldwide with their various needs for defense products by providing them with high quality products as well as comprehensive, improved solutions and professional service.

It is responsible for management of marketing, research and development, production and sale of products and services manufactured by its eight (8) member factories:

PRETIS d.d. (joint-stock company) is a factory founded in 1948. It is located in an industrial zone in Vogošća, suburb of Sarajevo. The scope of production covers a wide spectrum of defense products. The principal products include various types of mortar ammunition, artillery ammunition, tank and anti-tank ammunition, rockets and rifle grenades.

BINAS d.d. (joint-stock company) is a factory founded in 1950 in Bugojno, which is located in the central part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The main activities of BINAS include production of all types of fuses for artillery shells, primers, hand-grenades, 40 mm cartridges and demolition charges.

ZRAK d.d. (joint-stock company) is a factory founded in 1948 in Sarajevo. The main activities of the company cover the areas of precise mechanics, optics, optoelectronics, electro-mechanics, laser techniques, and quality assurance. Its military production program includes fire control systems, observation and sighting devices for tanks and armoured vehicles, mortar sighting devices, howitzer sighting devices, antiaircraft guns sighting devices, hand rocket launcher sighting devices, compasses, observation-measuring devices, passive (night) devices, hand binoculars, sniper optical sights, etc.

BNT-TMiH d.d. (joint-stock company) is a factory founded in 1949 in Novi Travnik, which is located in the central part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The main activities of the company include manufacturing and upgrading of complex artillery weapons and military equipment (guns, howitzers, mortars, recoilless guns, rocket launchers, etc.).

PS Vitezit d.o.o. (limited liability company) is a factory established in 1950 in the central Bosnian town of Vitez. Its core activities include production of explosives and detonating fuses.

UNIS “Ginex” d.d. (joint-stock company) is a factory founded in 1951 in Goražde, a small town in eastern Bosnia. It is a world-known manufacturer of initial means for military and civil (commercial) use. The production program includes all kinds of percussion primers for small arms ammunition, primers, duplex and blasting caps, delay elements, electric primers intended for fuses, electric squibs, igniters, different types of initiating explosives and chemicals.

Igman d.d. (joint-stock company) is a factory founded in 1950. The factory is based in Konjic, a small town south of Sarajevo. It is one of the biggest producers of small arms ammunition from cal. 5.56 mm to cal. 12.7 mm in Europe. Its production program includes all types of ammunition with various types of bullets (ball, tracer, armor-piercing, armor-piercing-incendiary, armor-piercing-incendiary-tracer and other combinations of all types).

Tehnički Remontni Zavod (TRZ) d.d. (joint-stock company) is a factory founded in 1955 in Hadžići, suburb of Sarajevo. Its main activities include overhauling, modernizing and upgrading of arms and combat vehicles. In addition, its production program includes protective equipment such as military vests, military helmets with visors, protective suits and anti-riot shields.