Iran - Arms imports

Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values)

The latest value for Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Iran was 374,000,000 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 5,553,000,000 in 1977 and 11,000,000 in 1960.

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. Figures are SIPRI Trend Indicator Values (TIVs) expressed in US$ m. at constant (1990) prices. A '0' indicates that the value of deliveries is less than US$0.5m.

Source: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Arms Transfers Programme (http://portal.sipri.org/publications/pages/transfer/splash).

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Year Value
1960 11,000,000
1961 107,000,000
1962 110,000,000
1963 137,000,000
1964 141,000,000
1965 182,000,000
1966 442,000,000
1967 381,000,000
1968 894,000,000
1969 1,236,000,000
1970 1,192,000,000
1971 1,732,000,000
1972 1,414,000,000
1973 2,034,000,000
1974 2,827,000,000
1975 5,142,000,000
1976 4,456,000,000
1977 5,553,000,000
1978 3,743,000,000
1979 535,000,000
1980 278,000,000
1981 487,000,000
1982 541,000,000
1983 509,000,000
1984 469,000,000
1985 647,000,000
1986 803,000,000
1987 833,000,000
1988 478,000,000
1989 192,000,000
1990 454,000,000
1991 1,022,000,000
1992 432,000,000
1993 987,000,000
1994 452,000,000
1995 296,000,000
1996 615,000,000
1997 178,000,000
1998 381,000,000
1999 323,000,000
2000 418,000,000
2001 524,000,000
2002 435,000,000
2003 282,000,000
2004 121,000,000
2005 57,000,000
2006 423,000,000
2007 331,000,000
2008 62,000,000
2009 62,000,000
2010 103,000,000
2011 100,000,000
2012 46,000,000
2013 31,000,000
2014 13,000,000
2015 13,000,000
2016 374,000,000

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade