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Conventional Arms Transfers to Developing Nations, 2004-2011

Categories: Arms Control,Foreign Trade/Investment,Guns,India,Russia,Saudi Arabia

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/weapons/R42678.pdf

Latest annual report on conventional arms transfers to developing nations by the U.S. and foreign countries for the preceding eight calendar years.  In 2011 the U.S. had nearly 79% of the market share for such agreements with Russia second in arms transfer agreements with 5.6%.  Saudi Arabia and India were the leading purchasers.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists