Croatia exported EUR 197m in weapons, military equipment in 2015

Croatia exported HRK 1.5 billion (EUR 197.4m) worth of weapons and military equipment in 2015, the same as in 2014, according to an unofficial source at the RH Alan state agency, which exports and imports weapons and military equipment.

The goods were exported to NATO and European Union member states as well as Africa, Asia, South and North America, Australia and New Zealand. The most important market was the United States, where the most valuable contracts were signed for gun exports and military vessel maintenance.

The principal Croatian exporters of weapons and military equipment were HS Produkt, which exports the HS 2000 gun and the VHS 1 and 2 assault rifles, Sestan Busch, which makes helmets, and DOK-ing, which makes demining machines.

Last update: Tue, 09/02/2016 - 11:30

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