I was just going through some mementos from the days and months following 9.11. Some are hardware from places like Pakistan and China, and Ebay functioned as a great marketplace for this stuff. You could get a fairly true political picture by watching the goings on there, and much more detailed than just the surface like that Ebay sells no guns and subscribes to the standard politically correct and left-oriented ethos.
One of the bestsellers back then was Pakistani combat knives celebrating 9.11, like this one:
Great quality actually, and probably good economics for many Pakistani metalworkers who are extremely competent.