Lewis Machine and Tool company was founded in 1980 to provide military, law enforcement and government agencies with high quality weapons, components and modular weapon systems.
LMT has earned an outstanding reputation for quality and technical innovation in defence and special forces weapons. The reputation is borne out of pioneering designs that have been tested in the world’s harshest environments and toughest combat zones. The LMT Facility in the United States houses an R&D center and specialist production units to manufacture and deliver the weapon portfolio to over 40 countries worldwide.
World leader in ammunition for portable weapons and one of the main suppliers to NATO, CBC is the premier Defense brand in the small caliber segment. CBC products are used globally and contribute to the protection and security of millions of people.
CBC was created in Brazil in 1926 and holds the status of Strategic Defense Company, being the primary supplier to the local military and law enforcement sectors. It serves as the headquarters for CBC Global Ammunition, the holding for a group of companies internationally active in the ammunition sector: CBC Brazil, Magtech Ammunition USA, MEN Germany and Sellier & Bellot Czech Republic.
This strategic alliance forms one of the largest ammunition corporations in the world, with a combined experience of more than 300 years in the manufacturing of small and medium calibers.
The comprehensive range of CBC products is exported to over 100 countries, meeting the needs of Military, Law Enforcement and Commercial markets.
Together, CBC Global operations employ 3,500 skilled workers and produce over 1.5 billion rounds of ammunition per year.