Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 151 USD mil in 2014 in Italy, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 64.09999999999999 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Italy reached an all time high of 1,611 USD mil in 1972 and an all time low of 25.0 USD mil in 1999. When compared to Italy's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Austria amounted to 2.00 USD mil and 20.0 USD mil in France in 2014.
Italy has been ranked 39th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990, 25 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.