Institute: China overtakes Germany to claim spot as world’s third-biggest arms exporter

Institute: China overtakes Germany to claim spot as world’s third-biggest arms exporter


Institute: China now world's third-biggest arms exporter

by CHRISTOPHER BODEEN, Associated Press - 15 March 2015 20:20-04:00

BEIJING (AP) — China has overtaken Germany to become the world's third-biggest arms exporter, although its 5 percent of the market remains small compared to the combined 58 percent of exports from the U.S. and Russia, a new study says.
China's share of the global arms market rose 143 percent during the years from 2010-2014, a perio...


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