Firearms Imports Increased in February
Handgun imports were up 3% for the month to 231,445 units with a small decline in pistols more than offset by a big jump in revolvers, according to ITC data collected by the NSSF. Rifle imports gained 51% to 49,243 units and shotgun imports were 28% higher at 54,109 units. Ammunition imports were mixed, with shotshells up 29% to 10.6 million units but other cartridge imports down 27% to 61.6 million units. Optics imports were ... Log in to view full article.