- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict and peace
- Peace and development
Appendix 6B gives details of the major mergers and acquisitions in the North American and European arms industry in 2008.
There were four acquisitions of arms-producing companies worth over $1 billion in 2008, down from seven in 2007.
|Finmeccanica||DRS Technologies||5 200|
|Dassault Aviation||20.8% of Thales||2 200|