Counterfeit parts bought by US Military

The United States Navy estimates that up to 15 percent of all replacement electric circuits and spare parts bought by the entire US Military to be counterfeit.

The United States Senate previously reported that 70 percent of counterfeit electronics sold to the US Military was traced back to China.

Source:  InnovationNewsDaily, “US Missile Defense Seeks Fix for Counterfeits,” LiveScience, May 11, 2012.