British armaments industry exported £7 billion value in 2009 which is 20% of the global market. The UK is number 2 behind the US.
Saudi Arabia is the top destination importing £36.7 billion of weaponry over the past 9 years.

The leading sales are the Tornado and Eurofighter Typhoon jets.
The UK security sector had exports of £1.4 billion in 2009 up 14% on 2008.

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