Malta - Arms imports
Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values)
The latest value for Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Malta was 12,000,000.00 as of 2014. Over the past 42 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 18,000,000.00 in 2005 and 0.00 in 1972.
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).
Topic: Public Sector Indicators
Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade