SIPRI: Global military spending remains high at $1.7 trillion

(Stockholm, 2 May 2018) Total world military expenditure rose to $1739 billion in 2017, a marginal increase of 1.1 per cent in real terms from 2016, according to new figures from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). China’s military expenditure rose again in 2017, continuing an upward trend in spending that has lasted for … Continue reading SIPRI: Global military spending remains high at $1.7 trillion


SIPRI is proud to e-launch the Chinese-language translation of SIPRI Yearbook 2016. Download a free copy here. [斯德哥尔摩国际和平研究所(SIPRI)将在线提供《SIPRI年鉴2016:军控·裁军和国际安全》的中文电子版。请点击这里免费下载。] SIPRI will launch the Arabic translation of SIPRI Yearbook 2016 in Alexandria, Egypt, next month. Translations are also available in Russian and Ukrainian. SIPRI Yearbook summaries are available in Catalan, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Swedish.