The United States has increased exports of weapons by 13 percent in 2018

The sale of American weapons for the 2018 fiscal year grew by 13 percent. In General, it is concluded transactions for the sum 192,3 billion dollars.

This was announced by the U.S. State Department on the official website.

It is noted that the growth in the number of agreements between the governments (signed on 55,66 billion, 33 percent more than last year) and the sale of weapons and military equipment by American companies (the sum of individual contracts amounted to 136, 6 billion).

The largest deals is the sale of warships of the coastal zone of Saudi Arabia, fighter FA-18 Kuwait and F-16 Bahrain, anti-aircraft missile complexes Patriot Poland, Romania and Saudi Arabia, helicopters AH-64 Apache United Arab Emirates.

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