Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 640 USD mil in 2014 in Azerbaijan, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 62 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Azerbaijan reached an all time high of 640 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 3.00 USD mil in 2000. When compared to Azerbaijan's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Azerbaijan amounted to 640 USD mil, 13.0 USD mil in Iran and 201 USD mil in Russia in 2014.
Azerbaijan has been ranked 14th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990, 79 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licences.