Botswana

For further information regarding the calculation of the country, please check the links below the chart. Detailed information about each category are provided on the pages following the links.

1. Arms Embargoes and other International Obligations Not critical
2. Adherence to Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law Possibly critical
3. Internal Conflict Not critical
4. Preservation of Regional Peace, Security and Stability Not critical
5. Presence of Allied Armed Forces in Fragile Environments Not critical
6. Membership in International Conventions Possibly critical
7. Arms Export Controls and Transparency Possibly critical
8. Danger of Disproportionate Military Capacities Impairing Development Not critical
Value of approved arms export licenses from Germany (Genehmigte Rüstungsexporte) to Botswana in €
Year Arms export licenses in €
1999 35,790
2000 278,405
2001 309,015
2002 1,536,955
2003 871,197
2004 346,100
2005 1,461,481
2006 103,742
2007 90,611
2008 2,411,169
2009 16,829,580
2010 470,115
2011 202,007
2012 1,724,170
2013 315,136
2014 121,320
2015 13,861,762
2016 79,470
2017 2,872,319
2018 4,282,674
2019 1,798,394
German exports of weapons of war to Botswana in €
Year German exports of weapons of war in €
1999 0
2000 0
2001 0
2002 0
2003 0
2004 0
2005 0
2006 0
2007 0
2008 0
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2014 0
2015 -
2016 0
2017 0
2018 0
2019 -

1999-2002: Data only available for commercial exports to the 10 largest recipient states.

2003-2010: All exports of military weapons, including commercial and non-commercial exports.

n.s.: Not specified