Poland's 2020 arms exports reach nearly EUR 400 million

In 2020, 35 percent of Poland's arms and military equipment exports went to the USA, the Polish foreign ministry said on Thursday in a report.

The ministry wrote that arms exports in 2020 totalled EUR 392.5 million, with 935 export licences granted against 1,106 in 2019.

Eighteen percent of last year's military exports went to the Philippines, 6 percent to Ukraine, and 5 percent each to Vietnam and Algeria, the ministry wrote.

The report is a mandatory publication required under domestic and international laws governing the transparency of foreign arms sales.