Switzerland - Arms exports

Arms exports (SIPRI trend indicator values)

The latest value for Arms exports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Switzerland was 369,000,000 as of 2015. Over the past 55 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 589,000,000 in 1981 and 18,000,000 in 1970.

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 442,000,000
1961 500,000,000
1962 530,000,000
1963 329,000,000
1964 371,000,000
1965 491,000,000
1966 366,000,000
1967 253,000,000
1968 87,000,000
1969 104,000,000
1970 18,000,000
1971 42,000,000
1972 34,000,000
1973 54,000,000
1974 89,000,000
1975 395,000,000
1976 475,000,000
1977 260,000,000
1978 196,000,000
1979 434,000,000
1980 565,000,000
1981 589,000,000
1982 454,000,000
1983 345,000,000
1984 475,000,000
1985 316,000,000
1986 319,000,000
1987 308,000,000
1988 318,000,000
1989 261,000,000
1990 404,000,000
1991 432,000,000
1992 396,000,000
1993 184,000,000
1994 133,000,000
1995 139,000,000
1996 186,000,000
1997 118,000,000
1998 211,000,000
1999 276,000,000
2000 178,000,000
2001 207,000,000
2002 158,000,000
2003 183,000,000
2004 251,000,000
2005 249,000,000
2006 292,000,000
2007 300,000,000
2008 459,000,000
2009 228,000,000
2010 239,000,000
2011 311,000,000
2012 244,000,000
2013 174,000,000
2014 342,000,000
2015 369,000,000

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade