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Military > Conventional arms > Exports: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Exports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Russia $6.20 billion 1990
2 United States $5.45 billion 1990
3 France $2.12 billion 1990
4 United Kingdom $985.00 million 1990
5 Canada $543.00 million 1990
6 Ukraine $452.00 million 1990
7 Israel $283.00 million 1990
8 Italy $261.00 million 1990
9 Sweden $260.00 million 1990
10 Netherlands $211.00 million 1990
11 Uzbekistan $170.00 million 1990
12 Switzerland $154.00 million 1990
13 China $125.00 million 1990
14 Brazil $100.00 million 1990
15 Poland $86.00 million 1990
16 Spain $75.00 million 1990
17 Jordan $72.00 million 1990
18 Singapore $70.00 million 1990
19 Australia $52.00 million 1990
20 Norway $51.00 million 1990
21 Belarus $50.00 million 1990
22 South Korea $50.00 million 1990
23 Indonesia $50.00 million 1990
24 South Africa $35.00 million 1990
25 India $22.00 million 1990
26 Georgia $20.00 million 1990
27 Turkey $18.00 million 1990
28 Finland $17.00 million 1990
29 Malta $10.00 million 1990
30 Pakistan $10.00 million 1990
31 Denmark $6.00 million 1990
32 Peru $5.00 million 1990
33 Thailand $5.00 million 1990
34 Kazakhstan $5.00 million 1990
35 United Arab Emirates $3.00 million 1990
36 Austria $1,000,000.00 1990
37 Iran $1,000,000.00 1990
38 Venezuela $1,000,000.00 1990
39 New Zealand $1,000,000.00 1990

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Conventional arms > Exports. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", SIPRI (Stockholm International Peace Research Institute). 2005. SIPRI Arms Transfers. Database. February. Stockholm. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Military/Conventional-arms/Exports

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COUNTRIES COVERED
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