LONDON – Qatar has drastically increased its spend on military imports since 2015 and is now the world’s third biggest importer, according to data released by the Ministry of Justice. The Middle East dominated global imports of defence equipment and services for the ten years between 2007 and 2016, with Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab …
LONDON — Qatar has drastically increased its spend on military imports since 2015 and is now the world’s third biggest importer, according to …
Qatar has significantly increased their imports of weapons since 2015, which has now made them one of the biggest importer of weapons in the world. In fact, the Middle East has dominated the imports of weapons for a decade with Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Qatar turning out to be major buyers. Qatar made it …
Qatar Becomes World’s Third Biggest Military Spender: UK Report. the list of the World’s biggest military spenders in two years and now ranks behind Saudi Arabia and India. the world’s
The figures show that Saudi Arabia now spends more on importing weapons than India, a country whose population is over 40 times larger than that of the Gulf heavyweight. Riyadh’s spending on arms imports grew by 54 percent from 2012 to 2013, and experts say demand for weaponry in the Gulf kingdom will continue to grow.
Qatar has boosted spending by 282% to become the world’s 3rd biggest weapons importer Business Insider › Finance › 13 months ago LONDON – Qatar has drastically increased its spend on military imports since 2015 and is now the world’s third biggest importer, according to data released by the Ministry of Justice.
Germany became the third-largest arms exporter in the world in 2015, ranking below the United States and Russia, according to an annual defence industry report compiled by British publishing company IHS Jane’s.
China takes its place as the third-largest importer of weapons at 4.70 % of world total imports. China has established itself as an emerging economy in Asia, becoming an exporter of global arms to poorer nations as well.
Middle East countries ranked among world’s biggest arms buyers. Arms imports by Qatar went up by 245 percent. Although at lower rates, the majority of other states in the region also increased arms imports. The United Arab Emirates, which was ranked the third largest weapons importer,
The United Kingdom ranked 14 th on the list of the biggest weapon buyers in the world between the periods of 2008-2012 and 2003-2007. There was an 18% increase in volume of imports between these two periods.