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China fourth exporter in global arms sales

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 09:05

China has become the world`s fourth biggest supplier in the major weapons` sector, increasing the exports by 212 percent over the past five years, replacing France, according to a report.

Global arms sales fall, Russia sales rise sharply in 2012

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 07:20

Russian firms increased weapons sales sharply in 2012 helped largely by a Kremlin armaments program, while global sales of arms and military services by private companies fell for a second straight year, data from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute showed.

China becomes world`s fifth largest arms exporter

Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 00:16

China has bypassed Britain as the world`s fifth largest arms exporter, a Swedish think-tank said.