Česká zbrojovka a.s.

Česká zbrojovka a.s. Uherský Brod – the most important Czech manufacturer of fireams

 Česká zbrojovka a.s. Uherský Brod – important Czech manufacturer of fire arms

Česká zbrojovka a.s. Uherský Brod has long been the most important Czech manufacturer of fireams, and at the same time, also one of the most significant arms factories in the world.

Česká zbrojovka a.s. – founded in 1936

The company was founded in 1936 and became a joint-stock company in 1992. CZ ranks among the most successful Czech exporters and also plays the role of a key strategic partner of domestic armed and security forces. In 2016 the company celebrated its 80th anniversary from its foundation.

Česká zbrojovka a.s. – founded in 1936 Česká zbrojovka a.s. – founded in 1936

Česká zbrojovka a.s. – high precision engineering

The production programme of CZ consists of a balanced portfolio of weapons for the civilian market and service sector, complemented by supplies of high precision engineering products mostly for the automotive and aerospace industries. The company has an excellently equipped factory in Uherský Brod, where the quality control system according to ISO 9001: 2008 is implemented and certified. The company activities are also in line with similar NATO requirements. CZ is represented on the domestic market by two company stores (in Uherský Brod and Prague) and a nationwide network of certified sales and service partners.


Česká zbrojovka a.s. – high precision engineering Česká zbrojovka a.s. – high precision engineering

USA – prestigious market for Česká zbrojovka a.s.

The United States are a prestigious market for CZ, where her interests have been represented by the CZ-USA subsidiary since 1997. Through this subsidiary, the Uherský Brod company also owns the renowned US brand Dan Wesson. The subsidiary ZBROJOVKA BRNO s.r.o. operates in the division of break action hunting and sporting weapons, the direct successor of the famous traditional Brno arms manufacturer. In 2014, a new production and assembly plant CZ-Slovensko strengthened the capacity of CZ.


USA – prestigious market for Česká zbrojovka a.s. USA – prestigious market for Česká zbrojovka a.s.

Česká zbrojovka a.s. – more than 100 countries worldwide

CZ is currently going through the most successful period of its existence. Thanks to the extensive modernization of the production facilities and the introduction of a new generation of weapons for the service and civilian markets, the current management headed by the CEO Ing. Lubomír Kovařík, MBA, has been successful in significantly increasing the volume of production and sales in the long term. After surpassing CZK 2 billion in 2012, there followed another sharp increase in sales, which reached a high of CZK 3.375 billion in 2014, CZK 3.41 billion in 2015 and record of CZK 3.929 billion in 2016. The Uherský Brod arms factory currently has over 1,800 employees and in 2016 produced almost 250,000 weapons. Over 80% of its arms production is exported, CZ has trade agencies in more than 100 countries worldwide.

Česká zbrojovka a.s. – more than 100 countries worldwide

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