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Conventional Arms Transfers to Developing Nations, 2004-2011

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

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