Yuri Borisov. Alexei Druzhinin
MOSCOW, Oct 7 — the United States — the only serious rival of Russia in the arms market, said Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian defense-industrial complex Yuri Borisov.
“Our country ranks second, and the only serious competitor here to stay while only the United States,” — Borisov said in his speech at MSU. His words are on the government website.
Borisov cited the data of the Stockholm Institute for peace studies (SIPRI), which on average in 2013-2017 the U.S. share in the world market of arms exports was 34%, Russia — 22%.