Singapore's arms sale to UK : a defence export breakthrough
Date of Issue2009
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Singapore's sale to the United Kingdom of military vehicles is not the way of major arms deals: sophisticated military exports should move from the big advanced nations to small states, not the other way around. Singapore's sale therefore bucks the established trend, representing a major breakthrough for the small state into the lucrative but highly competitive international arms market.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Military and naval science::Strategy::Asia