CBC Group – Fast Facts

  • The CBC Group consists of four internationally recognized ammunition brand names: CBC, Magtech, MEN, and Sellier & Bellot.
  • Numerous manufacturing plants and distribution facilities are located in Brazil, Czech Republic, Germany and the United States.
  • Ranks amongst the largest small arms ammunition producers in the world.
  • Production in excess of 1 billion rounds per year.
  • More than 3,000 qualified employees worldwide.
  • ISO 9001:2008 and AQAP 2120 certified.
  • Military brands are CBC, MEN and Sellier & Bellot.
  • Law Enforcement brands are Magtech, MEN and Sellier & Bellot.
  • Commercial brands are Magtech and Sellier & Bellot.
  • Sellier and Bellot is the oldest operating ammunition company in the world. 
  • Sellier & Bellot ammunition company was established in 1825.
  • CBC ammunition company was established in 1926.
  • MEN ammunition company was established in 1957.
  • Magtech ammunition company was established in 1990. 
  • CBC, Magtech, MEN and S&B ammunition products are sold in more than 90 countries.
  • The CBC Group is one of the few ammunition companies in the world that has capabilities in producing ammunition products to U.S. Mil., NATO, SAAMI and CIP specifications.
  • The CBC Group is capable of vertical integration and actively manufacturers raw materials to produce bullets, brass, primers and powder. 
  • Mechanical and process engineers design/produce manufacturing equipment and the tooling necessary to operate world-class manufacturing operations.  
  • Product engineers are focused on designing and manufacturing the highest quality products at competitive prices. 
  • Quality assurance team conducts internal, external and terminal ballistic testing, plus regularly scheduled function testing to insure dependability, accuracy and on-target performance. 
  • Sellier & Bellot is one of the few ammunition company’s in the world to produce “paper hull” shotshells.
  • Magtech is one of the few ammunition company’s in the world to produce “brass” shotshell.