Guns & Ammunition Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Guns & Ammunition Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33299a | Oct 2013

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 08-13
Annual Growth 13-18
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

In recent years, gun and ammunition makers have benefited from conflicts abroad and domestic fears about rising crime rates and stricter gun laws. While continued conflict will support revenue growth, demand for the industry's products will slow in light of diminishing concerns. Imports will satisfy a growing portion of domestic demand, rising at a substantial rate over the next five years... purchase to read more

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The Guns and Ammunition manufacturing industry can be broken down into four distinct product segments: small arms, small arms ammunition, ammunition (excluding small arms), and other ordinance and accessories.

Small arms

Small arms manufacturers produce ammunition carts, gun barrels, machine gun belts, gun clips, gun cylinders and clips, firearms, gun magazines, machine guns, pistols, recoil mechanisms, revolvers, rifles, shotguns and submachine guns. Over the five years to 2013, revenue from this segment is expected to experience strong growth. In 2008, small arms made up 26.2% of industry revenue, while in 2013 it is expected to make up 33.7% of revenue... purchase to read more


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What is the Guns & Ammunition Manufacturing Industry?

This industry manufactures small arms (including shotguns, rifles, revolvers, pistols, machine guns and grenade launchers), small arms ammunition, other ammunition and ordnance and accessories.

Industry Products
Small arms ammunitionOther ammunitionSmall armsOther ordnance and accessories
Industry Activities
Machine gunsShotguns and riflesHandgunsGun magazinesSmall arms ammunitionAmmunition (except small arms)GrenadesMinesArtillery and tank ammunitionHowitzers and man-portable and vehicle installed rockets and rocket launchers

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