Zambia - Arms imports

Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values)

The latest value for Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Zambia was 66,000,000.00 as of 2012. Over the past 48 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 216,000,000.00 in 1981 and 0.00 in 2005.

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
1964 7,000,000.00
1965 16,000,000.00
1966 17,000,000.00
1969 7,000,000.00
1970 4,000,000.00
1971 166,000,000.00
1972 29,000,000.00
1973 19,000,000.00
1974 9,000,000.00
1975 48,000,000.00
1976 109,000,000.00
1977 34,000,000.00
1978 42,000,000.00
1979 4,000,000.00
1980 136,000,000.00
1981 216,000,000.00
1982 48,000,000.00
1983 13,000,000.00
1984 18,000,000.00
1996 8,000,000.00
2000 33,000,000.00
2002 2,000,000.00
2005 0.00
2006 30,000,000.00
2007 5,000,000.00
2008 2,000,000.00
2011 1,000,000.00
2012 66,000,000.00

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade