Direct Commercial Sales (DCS)

Direct Commercial Sales (DCS) are corporate-to-government contracts for weapons deliveries licensed by the State Department.

View the slide show below for an overview of "defense articles" the United States licensed for export to Israel in FY2000-2009 through this program.  The slide show can be enlarged by clicking on the full screen icon at the bottom-right corner.

Beneath the slide show, there is a spreadsheet that details the more than 670 million weapons, valued at more than $8.5 billion, authorized for export to Israel under this program during these years. 

How to use this spreadsheet:Scroll left and right to view data from different years.  Scroll up and down to view data from different weapons categories. Click "Save As Excel" to download the spreadsheet.  Click "Full Screen View" to enlarge the spreadsheet.

The first tab details defense articles licensed in FY2007-2009; the second tab details defense articles licensed in FY2000-2006.  The State Department recategorized its report in FY2007, making it impossible to compile all the data into one spreadsheet.