Saudi Arabia is being the top country by arms imports (constant 1990 US$) in the world. As of 2015, arms imports (constant 1990 US$) in Saudi Arabia was 3,161 million constant 1990 US$ that accounts for 11.41 % of the world's arms imports (constant 1990 US$). The top 5 countries (others are India, Australia, Egypt, and the United Arab Emirates) account for 38.18 % of it. The world's total arms imports (constant 1990 US$) was estimated at 27,705 million constant 1990 US$ in 2015.
Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed