The foundations of the company were laid by the company Mátravidéki Fémmuvek that was established in 1952. The company based its production on the conventions of ammunition manufacturing in Hungary, exploiting the established technology and expertise. The product line and manufacturing technology of Mátravidéki Fémmuvek were determined by the Russian model and regulations. Along with the development of the factory they started to produce for the civil market in the late 1950's.
Within ammunition manufacturing, the proportion of production for only military orders began to decrease in the 1960's and continued to decline in the late 1970's. The present range of cartridges including the most favourite types found in pistol, hunting and blank cartridge market has evolved from 1990 to present time. Even though, the domestic market becomes more and more significant, the decisive majority of the products are sold on the European and American export market.
After several changes in the ownership, the ammunition manufacturing division of the former Mátravidéki Fémmuvek has changed its name to MFS 2000 Hungarian Ammunition Manufacturing Inc. and has become a completely as private company.
The company offers technical design and manufacturing expertise for ammunition manufacturing profile. Its profile also includes the manufacturing and distribution of tools used in cold metalwork.
The company has ISO 9001 and AQAP 110 quality assurance and the regulated processes help the company to manufacture the highest quality products possible. All products are made in accordance with C.I.P. requirements.
The policy of MFS 2000 Hungarian Ammunition Manufacturing Inc. is to ensure high quality. In this spirit, the company constantly update and develop manufacturing technology as well as to use basic material and broaden the product range. The ever-wider range of products, MFS 2000’s integrity and top quality are the keys to the company’s success, which is reflected in the increase of sales and clientele.
MFS 2000 Hungarian Ammunition Manufacturing Inc. is the only company in Hungary producing small calibre, centre-fire pistol and rifle cartridges.
The depot of MFS 2000 Inc. is located in Northern Hungary, 130 km from Budapest, 25 km from Eger, in a valley near Sirok. The nearest highway (M3) can be achieved in 20 minutes.
Within the ammunition manufacturing profile of Mátravidéki
Fémmuvek the disengagement from producing for only military orders
started in late 60’s and continued till the 80’s. Moreover,
the 9x19 Luger Parabellum ammunition, and the 9x18 Makarov ammunition
appeared in the product range.