Under the Gun Control Act (GCA), shotguns and rifles, and ammunition for shotguns or rifles can only be sold to persons 18 years of age or older. Wait a minute and try again. Firearms laws in Florida regulate the sale, possession and use of firearms and ammunition in the state of Florida in the United States. Sometimes traffickers can avoid it if you say you're buying it for a long gun (after all, there are rifles that fire every gun cartridge I can think of, and pistols that fire a lot of popular rifle shots.
The current shortage of ammunition has made it more difficult to find specific ammunition than others. As sales of firearms continue to set new records and show little or no signs of slowing down anytime soon, ammunition is likely to remain expensive and likely difficult to find.
However, if COVID-19 supply chain problems are reduced, retailers can start importing more ammunition to support domestically produced ammunition supplies. He says another reason why there is such a shortage of ammunition is due to the fact that the gun manufacturer Remington went bankrupt.