Italy - Arms imports

Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values)

The latest value for Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Italy was 151,000,000 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 1,611,000,000 in 1972 and 25,000,000 in 1999.

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
1960 390,000,000
1961 414,000,000
1962 675,000,000
1963 1,004,000,000
1964 1,036,000,000
1965 721,000,000
1966 393,000,000
1967 105,000,000
1968 182,000,000
1969 435,000,000
1970 468,000,000
1971 953,000,000
1972 1,611,000,000
1973 874,000,000
1974 983,000,000
1975 888,000,000
1976 709,000,000
1977 756,000,000
1978 916,000,000
1979 768,000,000
1980 554,000,000
1981 131,000,000
1982 251,000,000
1983 307,000,000
1984 269,000,000
1985 206,000,000
1986 199,000,000
1987 183,000,000
1988 182,000,000
1989 196,000,000
1990 160,000,000
1991 192,000,000
1992 174,000,000
1993 228,000,000
1994 203,000,000
1995 334,000,000
1996 286,000,000
1997 519,000,000
1998 56,000,000
1999 25,000,000
2000 241,000,000
2001 221,000,000
2002 242,000,000
2003 557,000,000
2004 444,000,000
2005 163,000,000
2006 434,000,000
2007 515,000,000
2008 220,000,000
2009 109,000,000
2010 116,000,000
2011 301,000,000
2012 257,000,000
2013 92,000,000
2014 151,000,000

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade