Ireland - Arms exports

Arms exports (constant 1990 US$)

The latest value for Arms exports (constant 1990 US$) in Ireland was 1,000,000 as of 2011. Over the past 33 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 10,000,000 in 1980 and 1,000,000 in 2008.

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), Yearbook: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security.

See also:

Year Value
1978 3,000,000
1979 10,000,000
1980 10,000,000
1981 2,000,000
2008 1,000,000
2009 1,000,000
2010 1,000,000
2011 1,000,000


Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade