Somalia - Arms imports

Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values)

The latest value for Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Somalia was 3,000,000.00 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 323,000,000.00 in 1974 and 0.00 in 1962.

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 10,000,000.00
1961 2,000,000.00
1962 0.00
1963 11,000,000.00
1965 30,000,000.00
1966 51,000,000.00
1967 71,000,000.00
1968 5,000,000.00
1971 0.00
1972 21,000,000.00
1973 198,000,000.00
1974 323,000,000.00
1975 90,000,000.00
1976 180,000,000.00
1977 44,000,000.00
1978 57,000,000.00
1979 48,000,000.00
1980 120,000,000.00
1981 97,000,000.00
1982 61,000,000.00
1983 23,000,000.00
1984 12,000,000.00
1985 42,000,000.00
1986 15,000,000.00
1990 16,000,000.00
1999 1,000,000.00
2013 3,000,000.00

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade