UNROCA original report

Poland 2014


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
II. Armoured combat vehicles Bulgaria 4
II. Armoured combat vehicles Czech Rep. 15
II. Armoured combat vehicles Germany 2
III. Large calibre artillery systems Czech Rep. 45
III. Large calibre artillery systems Denmark 1
III. Large calibre artillery systems Slovakia 30
V. Attack helicopters Turkey 4
V. Attack helicopters United States 1
VII. (a) Missiles and missile launchers Germany 2
VII. (a) Missiles and missile launchers Mali 24
VII. (b) Man-Portable Air-Defence Systems (MANPADS). Lithuania 10

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
I. Battle tanks Germany 63
VII. (a) Missiles and missile launchers Norway 10

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

Category(I-VII) Number of Items Description of Items Comments on the transfer
I. Battle tanks 948
II. Armoured combat vehicles 1678
III. Large calibre artillery systems 996
IV. (a) Combat aircraft 116
V. Attack helicopters 82
VI. Warships 31

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 22

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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 Austria 1870
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Canada 298
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Switzerland 29
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols United States 3964
2. Rifles and carbines Austria 250
2. Rifles and carbines Canada 1
2. Rifles and carbines Czech Rep. 922
2. Rifles and carbines Germany 2
2. Rifles and carbines Switzerland 24
2. Rifles and carbines United Kingdom 1
2. Rifles and carbines United States 878
2. Rifles and carbines Viet Nam 50
3. Sub-machine guns Bosnia and Herzegovina 10
3. Sub-machine guns United States 750
4. Assault rifles Czech Rep. 17209
4. Assault rifles Nigeria 1006
5. Light machine guns Czech Rep. 216

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 Czech Rep. 526
1. Heavy machine guns Iraq 30
1. Heavy machine guns United States 6
2. Hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers Czech Rep. 806
3. Portable anti-tank guns Czech Rep. 1204
5. Portable anti-tank missile launchers and rocket systems Czech Rep. 45

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 Austria 403
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Belgium 1
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Czech Rep. 228
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Denmark 156
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Germany 927
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Italy 384
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Russian Federation 300
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols Slovakia 50
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols United Kingdom 1
1. Revolvers and self-loading pistols United States 42
2. Rifles and carbines Germany 560
2. Rifles and carbines Russian Federation 102
2. Rifles and carbines Spain 1
2. Rifles and carbines Switzerland 4
2. Rifles and carbines Turkey 66
2. Rifles and carbines Ukraine 2
2. Rifles and carbines United States 66
3. Sub-machine guns Canada 12
3. Sub-machine guns Germany 13
3. Sub-machine guns Switzerland 10
3. Sub-machine guns United States 6

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
2. Hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers Germany 89
2. Hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers Spain 1
2. Hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers Turkey 3
2. Hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers United States 2
4. Recoilless rifles Sweden 5
5. Portable anti-tank missile launchers and rocket systems Belarus 40

National criterion to determine when a transfer takes effect

No criterion submitted

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