Central Arkansas plant to add ammo offering

Sig Sauer taking shot at compact gun market

Posted: February 4, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Denise Priest loads a pallet with boxes of ammunition Wednesday at the Sig Sauer plant in Jacksonville, which soon will be making new 9mm ammunition.

Firearms company Sig Sauer will soon be making new ammunition at its Jacksonville plant for the growing micro-compact pistol market. The ammo should be available soon in retail outlets, company officials said recently.

Jeremy Askins makes Sig Sauer bullets in Jacksonville.

John Ervin, chief ballistician at the Sig Sauer plant in Jacksonville, fires a test shot Wednesday.

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