- 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 2009.
There were no acquisitions of arms-producing companies worth over $1 billion in 2009, down from four in 2008 and seven in 2007.
|Precision Castparts Corp.||Carlton Forge Works||850|
|General Dynamics||Axsys Tech.||643|
|BAE Systems||BVT Surface Fleet||558|
|Goodrich Corp.||Atlantic Inertial Systems||375|
|Woodward Governor||HR Textron||365|