Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 5.00 USD mil in 2013 in Georgia, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 150 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Georgia reached an all time high of 154 USD mil in 2007 and an all time low of 1.00 USD mil in 2003. When compared to Georgia's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Armenia amounted to 16.0 USD mil, 395 USD mil in Azerbaijan, 148 USD mil in Russia and 670 USD mil in Turkey in 2013.
Georgia has been ranked 102nd within the group of 119 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990, 13 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.