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Arms Deliveries to the World, by Major Suppliers, 1999-2006
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    The following tables were produced by the Federation of American Scientists, from sources listed in the notes below the tables.


    Arms Deliveries to the World, by Supplier, 1999-2006
    (in millions of current U.S. dollars)

    Rank Country 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 TOTAL
    1
    2
    4
    3
    6
    5
    7
    -
    -
    -
    United States
    Russia
    France
    United Kingdom
    China
    Germany
    Italy
    Other European
    All others
    Total
    16,743
    3,600
    4,100
    4,700
    500
    2,000
    700
    3,200
    1,600
    37,143
    12,650
    4,200
    2,400
    5,400
    900
    1,200
    200
    2,900
    1,600
    31,450
    9,024
    4,700
    1,900
    3,800
    900
    600
    500
    3,100
    1,900
    26,424
    9,941
    3,600
    1,400
    4,500
    900
    1,200
    500
    2,800
    2,000
    26,841
    10,571
    4,300
    2,400
    4,400
    700
    2,000
    400
    3,800
    1,600
    30,171
    11,468
    5,500
    5,300
    2,700
    900
    1,800
    200
    1,600
    2,100
    31,568
    11,495
    3,100
    2,200
    2,900
    900
    600
    300
    2,000
    1,700
    25,195
    14,008
    5,800
    400
    3,300
    700
    1,000
    100
    1,200
    500
    27,008
    95,900
    34,800
    20,100
    31,700
    6,400
    10,400
    2,900
    20,600
    13,000
    235,800


    Arms Deliveries to the World, by Supplier, 1999-2006
    (in millions of constant 2006 U.S. dollars)

    Rank Country 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 TOTAL
    1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    -
    -
    -
    United States
    Russia
    United Kingdom
    France
    Germany
    China
    Italy
    Other European
    All Others
    TOTAL
    20,678
    4,446
    5,805
    5,064
    2,470
    618
    865
    3,952
    1,976
    45,873
    15,182
    5,041
    6,481
    2,880
    1,440
    1,080
    240
    3,481
    1,920
    37,746
    10,504
    5,471
    4,423
    2,212
    698
    1,048
    582
    3,608
    2,212
    30,758
    11,276
    4,083
    5,104
    1,588
    1,361
    1,021
    567
    3,176
    2,269
    30,446
    11,733
    4,772
    4,883
    2,664
    2,220
    777
    444
    4,218
    1,776
    33,486
    12,336
    5,917
    2,904
    5,701
    1,936
    968
    215
    1,721
    2,259
    33,959
    11,955
    3,224
    3,016
    2,288
    624
    936
    312
    2,080
    1,768
    26,204
    14,008
    5,800
    3,300
    400
    1,000
    700
    100
    1,200
    500
    27,008
    107,672
    38,754
    35,916
    22,797
    11,749
    7,148
    3,325
    23,436
    14,680
    265,477


    Arms Deliveries to the World, by Supplier, 1999-2006
    (expressed as a percent of total, by year)

    Rank Country 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
    1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    -
    -
    -
    United States
    Russia
    United Kingdom
    Germany
    China
    France
    Italy
    Other European
    All Others
    TOTAL
    45.08%
    9.69%
    12.65%
    5.38%
    1.35%
    11.04%
    1.88%
    8.62%
    4.31%
    100.00%
    40.22%
    13.35%
    17.17%
    3.82%
    2.86%
    7.63%
    0.64%
    9.22%
    5.09%
    100.00%
    34.15%
    17.79%
    14.38%
    2.27%
    3.41%
    7.19%
    1.89%
    11.73%
    7.19%
    100.00%
    37.04%
    13.41%
    16.77%
    4.47%
    3.35%
    5.22%
    1.86%
    10.43%
    7.45%
    100.00%
    35.04%
    14.25%
    14.58%
    6.63%
    2.32%
    7.95%
    1.33%
    12.59%
    5.30%
    100.00%
    36.33%
    17.42%
    8.55%
    5.70%
    2.85%
    16.79%
    0.63%
    5.07%
    6.65%
    100.00%
    45.62%
    12.30%
    11.51%
    2.38%
    3.57%
    8.73%
    1.19%
    7.94%
    6.75%
    100.00%
    51.87%
    21.48%
    12.22%
    3.70%
    2.59%
    1.48%
    0.37%
    4.44%
    1.85%
    100.00%

    Source U.S. Government

    Note: All data are for the calendar year given, except for U.S. MAP (Military Assistance Program), IMET (International Military Education and Training), excess defense articles, which are included for the particular fiscal year. Licensed commercial exports are excluded. All amounts given include the values of all categories of weapons and ammunition, military spare parts, military construction, excess defense articles, military assistance and training programs, and all associated services. Statistics for foreign countries are based upon estimated selling prices. All foreign data are rounded to the nearest $100 million.

    Description of Items Counted in Weapons Categories, 1999-2006

    Tanks and Self-propelled Guns: This category includes light, medium, and heavy tanks; self-propelled artillery; self-propelled assault guns.

    Artillery: This category includes field and air defense artillery, mortars, rocket launchers and recoilless rifles 100 mm and over; FROG launchers 100mm and over.

    Armored Personnel Carriers (APCs) and Armored Cars: This category includes personnel carriers, armored and amphibious; armored infantry fighting vehicles; armored reconnaissance and command vehicles.

    Major Surface Combatants: This category includes aircraft carriers, cruisers, destroyers, frigates.

    Minor Surface Combatants: This category includes minesweepers, subchasers, motor torpedo boats, patrol craft, motor gunboats.

    Submarines: This category includes all submarines, including midget submarines.

    Guided Missile Patrol Boats: This category includes all boats in this class.

    Supersonic Combat Aircraft: This category includes all fighter and bomber aircraft designed to function operationally at speeds above Mach 1.

    Subsonic Combat Aircraft: This category includes all fighter and bomber aircraft designed to function operationally at speeds below Mach 1.

    Other Aircraft: This category includes all other fixed-wing aircraft, including trainers, transports, reconnaissance aircraft, and communications/utility aircraft.

    Helicopters: This category includes all helicopters, including combat and transport.

    Surface-to-air Missiles: This category includes all ground-based air defense missiles.

    Surface-to-surface Missiles: This category includes all surface-surface missiles without regard to range, such as Scuds and CSS-2s. It excludes all anti-tank missiles.

    It also excludes all anti-ship missiles, which are counted in a separate listing.

    Anti-ship Missiles: This category includes all missiles in this class such as the Harpoon, Silkworm, Styx and Exocet.

    Regions Identified in Arms Transfer Tables and Charts

    ASIA
    Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), China, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Japan, Cambodia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, New Zealand, North Korea, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Pitcairn, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam,

    NEAR EAST
    Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen

    EUROPE
    Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia/Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Czechoslovakia/Czech Republic, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, FYR/Macedonia, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Yugoslavia/Federal Re p u b l i c ( S e r b i a /Montenegro)

    AFRICA
    Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zaire, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    LATIN AMERICA
    Antigua, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Pierre & Miquelon, St. Vincent, Suriname, Trinidad, Turks & Caicos, Venezuela

    NOTE: The tables on this page are re-published from data provided by the Federation of American Scientists, Washington, DC, USA. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of arms sales data contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about arms suppliers should be addressed to the Federation of Concerned Scientists.



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