Formed in 1998, BrahMos is a joint venture between India and Russia to build supersonic cruise missiles was started with an initial investment of Rs 1,300 crore and the annual business has now grown to the tune of Rs 40,000 crore. The supersonic cruise missiles can be fitted on all the three platforms land, air and ships and submarines. The entity has more than 200 industries as business partners and provide employment to more than 20,000 people are employed either directly and indirectly.