UNROCA original report

Poland 2009


Major conventional arms (Category I-VII) - Exports

Category(I-VII) Final importer state Number of Items State of origin (if not exporter) Intermediate location(s) (if any) Description of Items Comments on the transfer
I. Battle tanks Czech Rep. 54 T-72 For Czech market, spare parts
I. Battle tanks Malaysia 18 PT-91M MoD
VII. (b) Man-Portable Air-Defence Systems (MANPADS). Indonesia 81 Missiles GROM POPRAD Mobile launcher MoD
VII. (b) Man-Portable Air-Defence Systems (MANPADS). Indonesia 4 Missiles GROM POPRAD Mobile launcher

Major conventional arms (Category I-VII) - Imports

Category(I-VII) Exporter state Number of Items State of origin (if not exporter) Intermediate location(s) (if any) Description of Items Comments on the transfer
VII. (a) Missiles and missile launchers Israel 27

Major conventional arms (Category I-VII) - Military holdings

Category(I-VII) Number of Items Description of Items Comments on the transfer
I. Battle tanks 128 Leopard 2
I. Battle tanks 540 T-72
I. Battle tanks 232 PT-91
II. Armoured combat vehicles 19 OT-64
II. Armoured combat vehicles 1461 BMP-1, BRM-1, Rosomak
III. Large calibre artillery systems 524 122 mm 2S1
III. Large calibre artillery systems 2 122mm M30 How
III. Large calibre artillery systems 106 152mm Dana SP GH
III. Large calibre artillery systems 4 203mm 2S7 SP Gun
III. Large calibre artillery systems 70 85 mm D-44
III. Large calibre artillery systems 151 120mm M120
III. Large calibre artillery systems 16 120mm 2B11/2S12 Sani
III. Large calibre artillery systems 99 98 mm M-98
III. Large calibre artillery systems 4 82 mm 2B9M
III. Large calibre artillery systems 18 84 mm Carl Gustaw
III. Large calibre artillery systems 194 122mm BM-21
III. Large calibre artillery systems 30 122mm RM-70
III. Large calibre artillery systems 19 WR-401 Langusta
IV. (a) Combat aircraft 34 MiG-29
IV. (a) Combat aircraft 49 SU-22
IV. (a) Combat aircraft 48 F-16
V. Attack helicopters 27 Mi-24
V. Attack helicopters 20 Mi-2URP
V. Attack helicopters 43 W-3W Sokól
VI. Warships 31 t.OHP, t.877; t.620; t.863; t.874; t.570; t.888; t.767; t.130Z; ZP-1200; B-199; t.206; t.151, t.1241RE; t.Kobben.

Major conventional arms (Category I-VII) - Procurement through national production

Category(I-VII) Number of Items Description of Items Comments on the transfer
II. Armoured combat vehicles 55 AIFV, BMP-1, BRM-1, Rosomak
III. Large calibre artillery systems 19 MLRS, 122 mm RM

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Small Arms Exports

Category Final Importer state Number of Items State of origin (if not exporter) Intermediate location(s) (if any) Description of Items Comments on the transfer
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Afghanistan 156 P-64, P83, TT ISAF, NATO
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Austria 1000 P-64, P83, TT
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Chad 69 P-64, P83, TT EUFOR/MINURCAT
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Israel 1658 P-64, P83, TT
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols United States 6005 P-64, P83, TT
2. Rifles and carbines Afghanistan 78 ISAF, NATO
2. Rifles and carbines Austria 4
2. Rifles and carbines Chad 1 EUFOR/MINURCAT
2. Rifles and carbines Czech Rep. 13
2. Rifles and carbines United States 1750 Tantal, m.88 7.62mm PPS, m.43, items recompleted
2. Rifles and carbines United States 917
2. Rifles and carbines United States 2000
3. Sub-machine guns Afghanistan 73 ISAF, NATO
4. Assault rifles Afghanistan 1629 AKMS 7.62x39mm ISAF, NATO
4. Assault rifles Chad 141 EUFOR/MINURCAT
4. Assault rifles United States 1 5.56mm semiautomat
5. Light machine guns Afghanistan 14 ISAF, NATO

Light Weapons Exports

Category Final Importer state Number of Items State of origin (if not exporter) Intermediate location(s) (if any) Description of Items Comments on the transfer
1. Heavy machine guns Afghanistan 70 ISAF, NATO
2. Hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers Afghanistan 106 ISAF, NATO
3. Portable anti-tank guns Afghanistan 4 ISAF, NATO
4. Recoilless rifles Afghanistan 43 ISAF, NATO
5. Portable anti-tank missile launchers and rocket systems Indonesia 12 ZUR 23mm antiaircraft system
6. Mortars of calibres less than 75 mm Afghanistan 12 ISAF, NATO
7. Others Afghanistan 4 Portable anti-aircraft guns ISAF, NATO

Small Arms Imports

Category Exporter state Number of Items State of origin (if not exporter) Intermediate location(s) (if any) Description of Items Comments on the transfer
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Afghanistan 159
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Chad 125
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Lebanon 4
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Switzerland 13
2. Rifles and carbines Belgium 21 SCARL
2. Rifles and carbines Chad 12
2. Rifles and carbines Germany 50 7.62 mm Heckler and Koch
2. Rifles and carbines Switzerland 8
2. Rifles and carbines United States 36 Remington 870
3. Sub-machine guns Germany 10 MP-5 H and K
3. Sub-machine guns Switzerland 1
4. Assault rifles Afghanistan 162
4. Assault rifles Chad 1
5. Light machine guns Chad 7
5. Light machine guns Lebanon 3
5. Light machine guns Switzerland 3

Light Weapons Import

Category Exporter state Number of Items State of origin (if not exporter) Intermediate location(s) (if any) Description of Items Comments on the transfer
1. Heavy machine guns Afghanistan 13
1. Heavy machine guns Chad 1
2. Hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers Chad 8
5. Portable anti-tank missile launchers and rocket systems Afghanistan 3
6. Mortars of calibres less than 75 mm Chad 16

National criterion to determine when a transfer takes effect

No criterion submitted

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Conventional weapons withdrawn from service and awaiting for further disposal

Conventional weapons withdrawn from service and awaiting for further disposal ? Category Subcategory Type Number of items Remarks 1 BATTLE TANKS Total 6 T-72 6 2 ARMOURED COMBAT VEHICLES (armed with at least 12,5 mm calibre or a missile launcher) Total 66 Scot BRDM-2 41 25 3 LARGE CALIBRE ARTILERRY SYSTEMS (of at least 75 mm calibre) Total 63 GUN/HOW 85 mm D-44 33 MORTAR 82 mm mod.37 120 mm mod.43 29 1 4 COMBAT AIRCRAFT Total 8 MiG-21 SU-22 3 5 5. Attack helicopters 6 WARSHIPS t.1241RE; t.205,t.776; t.861 6 7 MISSILES AND MISSLE LAUNCHERS Luna missiles 94 Only 37 of them are equipped with warheads