Table 1.

Worldwide deliveries of major conventional weapons 1997-2000, with proportions to developing countries* (countries ranked by size of trade)w16

CountryTrade (millions of constant (2000) US dollars)Percentage of total arms exports going to developing countries*
United States68 04065.5
United Kingdom21 83386.5
France18 79787.7
Russia11 88778.3
Germany5 56830.0
China2 53795.8
Italy1 58667.4
All other European countries12 99168.4
All other countries7 88436.1
Total151 12370.2
  • * Defined as all countries except United States, Russia, European countries, Canada, Japan, Australia, and New Zealand.