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Guns and Gear Purchases Were up 60 Percent in 2020

Results from a recently released report from Southwick Associates indicate firearms and ammunition sales were up at least 60 percent in 2020.

June Sets NICS Volume/Gun Sales Record

The FBI processed a total of 3,931,607 records through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in June, roughly 1.6 million more than the same month in 2019 and nearly 200,000 more than the previous highwater mark, set in March.

2019 Firearm Sales Up in Recent Months

August and September 2019 showed sizable increases in firearm sales, according to new numbers released by the National Shooting Sports Foundation

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