Lithuania - Arms imports

Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values)

The latest value for Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values) in Lithuania was 20,000,000 as of 2016. Over the past 24 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 73,000,000 in 2013 and 1,000,000 in 2003.

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).

See also:

Year Value
1992 70,000,000
1993 10,000,000
1995 4,000,000
1996 15,000,000
1998 15,000,000
1999 5,000,000
2000 6,000,000
2001 16,000,000
2002 12,000,000
2003 1,000,000
2004 47,000,000
2005 9,000,000
2006 52,000,000
2007 4,000,000
2008 27,000,000
2009 27,000,000
2010 8,000,000
2011 1,000,000
2012 1,000,000
2013 73,000,000
2014 3,000,000
2015 21,000,000
2016 20,000,000

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade