The gun buying frenzy in America has affected the Australian market. Ammo is being scarfed up at an all-time rate here in the USA
"Basically the American community is consuming the ammunition and the ammunition manufacturers can't keep up." Australia's eight main firearm wholesalers source about 80 % of their stock from the United States.
Firearm importers in Australia are being told to brace for supplies to run extremely thin or completely dry within weeks.