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June 9, 2017

Magpul Industries Corp. Named Platinum Sponsor of 2017 Import/Export Conference

Magpul Industries CorpNEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that Magpul Industries Corp has signed as the Platinum Sponsor of the upcoming 2017 Import/Export Conference. Magpul is an American manufacturer of high-performance parts and accessories, primarily for the modern sporting rifle market.

Taking place August 2-4 in Washington, D.C., the NSSF and FAIR Trade Group Import/Export Conference gathers industry professionals to discuss the many compliance issues facing today’s U.S. firearms and accessory makers negotiating the complexities involved in doing business with other countries.

“Magpul is without a doubt one of our industry’s most innovative leaders,” said Melissa Schilling, NSSF Director, Exhibitions and Conferences. “We are very pleased to have them take on the leading sponsorship role for this year’s Import/Export Conference.”

“We are happy to support the NSSF via the Import/Export Conference,” said Chad Harlan, Marketing Manager. “The industry knowledge and experience of the organization and its members is a valuable asset to Magpul in keeping up with changing import/export laws and guidelines. We are able to collaborate and learn about other companies’ experience in compliance as well as share our own, not to mention support the industry as a whole.”

A joint presentation of NSSF and the FAIR Trade Group, the 2017 Import/Export Conference is the firearms industry’s premier educational event for manufacturers and others in the supply chain doing business internationally or considering such expansion. Additional sponsorship opportunities for this conference are still available. To learn more, contact Chis Tatulli, NSSF Director, Exhibit and Sponsorship Sales, Go to the event website for more information on the conference, including speakers, legislative issues scheduled for discussion and economic impact data.


About NSSF
The National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of more than 12,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers. For more information, visit


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