Arms exports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 6,148 USD mil in 2017 in Russia, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 11.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, arms exports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Russia reached an all time high of 8,568 USD mil in 2011 and an all time low of 1,478 USD mil in 1994. When compared to Russia's main peers, arms exports at constant USD prices from 1990 in China amounted to 1,131 USD mil, 1,653 USD mil in Germany, 2.00 USD mil in Japan and 12,394 USD mil in USA in 2017.
Russia has been ranked 3rd within the group of 47 countries we follow in terms of arms exports at constant USD prices from 1990.
Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licences.