Firearms & Ammunition


The firearm and ammunition manufacturing sector specializes in the production of various small arms and associated accessories. This encompassing field includes the fabrication of shotguns, rifles, revolvers, pistols, shells, ammunition, artillery and a diverse array of supplementary components designed to enhance firearm functionality. Operating at the intersection of precision engineering and technological innovation, this industry plays a pivotal role in meeting the demands of global security and defense, law enforcement, as well as catering to the needs of sports shooting and recreational firearm enthusiasts. 

Area Assets

  • History of metal manufacturing

  • Access to raw materials

  • Supportive public policy environment

  • Texas is home to 400,000 National Rifle Association members

  • Available education and training programs