Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 7.00 USD mil in 2012 in Paraguay, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 12.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Paraguay reached an all time high of 34.0 USD mil in 1985 and an all time low of 1.00 USD mil in 1965. When compared to Paraguay's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Argentina amounted to 36.0 USD mil, 12.0 USD mil in Bolivia, 331 USD mil in Brazil and 58.0 USD mil in Chile in 2012.
Paraguay has been ranked 96th within the group of 117 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990.
Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licences.