Umarex, founded in 1972, is one of the world’s largest producers of over-the-counter firearm replicas. Based in Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Umarex is also the biggest importer of air guns in Europe. This small startup company has now 1000 employees worldwide approximately. The acquisition of licenses by the German Government to build and sell duplicates of famous weapons worldwide is the key to the company’s success. In fact, Umarex has licenses for many top brands like Beretta, Browning, Heckler & Koch, Ruger Smith & Wesson, IWI, etc.