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Article Date: October 2020
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Firearms Import Surge Continued in July

Handgun imports for the month increased 31% to 381,614 units, driven by a 35% gain in pistols that more than offset a 5% decline in revolvers, according to ITC data compiled by the NSSF. Long gun imports were also higher, including a 67% jump in rifle imports to 66,047 units and a 126% increase in shotguns, to 173,166. Ammunition imports also surged higher to satisfy increased demand from U.S. consumers, with shot shells up 93% to 29.1 million and ... Log in to view full article.


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