DSCA Historical Sales Book

The Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Edition of the Historical Sales Book (HSB) is a by-country, international organization, and program summarization of United States Government (USG) Foreign Military Sales (FMS) from FY 1950 through FY 2020. It also includes information to better understand annual sales data released by the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA). 

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FMS is a security assistance program authorized by the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) and conducted on the basis of formal contracts and agreements between the USG and authorized recipient governments or international organizations. FMS includes government-to-government sales of defense articles or services from current Department of Defense (DOD) stocks or DOD managed contracts.

Please note that data for the Commercial Exports Licensed under the Arms Export Control Act is compiled and provided by the Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC).

If your research requires information beyond what has historically been published by DSCA, you may submit a written Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, specifying the type of information/records to which you seek access. Please send your FOIA request to:

OSD/JS FOIA Requester Service Center
 Office of Freedom of Information
 1155 Defense Pentagon
 Washington, DC 20301-1155
 Fax Number: (703) 696-4506
 Electronically: http://www.dod.gov/pubs/foi/