Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 124 USD mil in 2014 in Sudan, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 36.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Sudan reached an all time high of 611 USD mil in 1970 and an all time low of 2.00 USD mil in 1967. When compared to Sudan's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Chad amounted to 57.0 USD mil, 292 USD mil in Egypt, 11.0 USD mil in Ethiopia and 15.0 USD mil in South Sudan in 2014.
Sudan has been ranked 43rd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990, 22 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.