RIO AMMO History
125 years manufacturing cartridges for hunting and sports shooting
The key to success
Alfred Nobel founds the Sociedad Española de la Dinamita (SED) in Bilbao, Spain
The major Spanish munitions and explosives manufacturers merge in order to establish Union de Explosivos de España (UEE) and the RIO cartridge is born LSports shooting becomes one of the new events in the first Olympiad of the modern era, in Athens, Greece
Trap mode becomes an Olympic event at the Olympic Games in Paris, France
Skeet mode makes its debut at the Olympic Games in Mexico D.F.
UEE expands its business and commences sales of the RIO brand on the international marketplaces RIO exhibits for the first time at the SHOT Show in Las Vegas, USA