BMI View: Reduced government revenues amid lower oil prices will negatively impact Saudi military
spending growth in the short term. However, facilitated by high oil production and a strong fiscal position,
the kingdom's defence budget will see robust long-term expans ..."
BMI View: Saudi Arabia's domestic defence sector remains small on a global comparison. As such, the
country relies heavily on imports to meet the requirements of its armed forces. Saudi Arabia' military
expenditure is among the highest in the world, driven by governme ..."
The Future of the Saudi Arabian Defense Industry Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2020 published by Strategic Defence Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast Saudi Arabian defen ..."
BMI View: Within an extremely complex region, Saudi Arabia's security and defence situation faces a
number of challenges both on the internal and external front. BMI thinks that Saudi Arabia's defence and
security policy-making is been affected by internal political r ..."
Saudi Arabia is one of the world's fastest growing markets for safety and security solutions. Saudi Arabia has invested huge amount of money for the safety and security of the nation as the government's major concern is to protect the country from terrorism. The country has inves ..."
BMI View: According to a report published in April 2014 by the Stockholm International Peace Research
Institute, Saudi Arabia is in the top 23 spenders on arms, having more than doubled its military expenditure
since 2004, the organisation states. In 2014, we expect S ..."
BMI View: BMI's Q3 2014 Saudi Arabia Defence and Security Report examines the country's strategic
position in the Middle East and the wider world. It provides an overview of the contemporary geopolitical
challenges facing the country, and the challenges it may face in ..."
Like many aspects of Saudi Arabia's security posture, the country has traditionally been highly secretive
regarding the size of its defence budget. It does not reveal or publish its annual spending levels, or the levels
of its defence imports and exports. In 2013, BMI ..."
2014-2018 Cumulative Market: $70B
The turmoil in the Arab world and the Iranian driven Sunni-Shi’ah divide in the Muslim world are forcing the Saudi Arabian royal family into critical decision junctures. The Saudis hiked their 2011 Homeland Security & Publ ..."
BMI's report examines the trends witnessed in the country's current and future defence procurement across
its armed forces. The report's general conclusion is that Saudi Arabia will continue to invest heavily in
defence procurement, giving it military superiority over ..."