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2001 arms exports hit record

Figures for the first nine months of 2001 show that arms export are at their highest rate since the split of Czechoslovakia in 1993, said Economy Ministry's spokesman Peter Chalmovský. During this time exports reached Sk2.84 billion with the main exporters being Hermes, Kerametal Bratislava, PPS Detva, and Unimpex Martin ZŤS Dubnica Plus.

Compiled by Martina Pisárová from press reports.
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