Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 10.0 USD mil in 2014 in Bahrain, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 87.2 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Bahrain reached an all time high of 362 USD mil in 1990 and an all time low of 1.00 USD mil in 1965. When compared to Bahrain's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Iran amounted to 13.0 USD mil, 591 USD mil in Kuwait, 55.0 USD mil in Qatar and 2,629 USD mil in Saudi Arabia in 2014.
Bahrain has been ranked 87th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990, 11 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licences.