Ireland - Arms exports

Arms exports (SIPRI trend indicator values)

The latest value for Arms exports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Ireland was 8,000,000 as of 2014. Over the past 36 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 31,000,000 in 2013 and 1,000,000 in 2011.

Definition: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services.

Source: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Arms Transfers Programme (http://portal.sipri.org/publications/pages/transfer/splash).

See also:

Year Value
1978 2,000,000
1979 9,000,000
1980 9,000,000
1981 2,000,000
2005 15,000,000
2006 30,000,000
2007 29,000,000
2008 26,000,000
2009 26,000,000
2010 25,000,000
2011 1,000,000
2012 25,000,000
2013 31,000,000
2014 8,000,000

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade