Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 9.00 USD mil in 2013 in Suriname, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 60.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Suriname reached an all time high of 23.0 USD mil in 1999 and an all time low of 2.00 USD mil in 1982. When compared to Suriname's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Brazil amounted to 259 USD mil and 1,165 USD mil in Venezuela in 2013.
Suriname has been ranked 90th within the group of 119 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.