Pacific is a German company. Only their gut comes from New Zealand. http://www.pacific.com/cms/front_content.php?idcat=137 PACIFIC is a family owned & operated German Company. Since 1972 they have been the worlds leading Brand in the developing and manufacturing of racquet sports accessories. Whether in Germany (Hochdorf) or New Zealand (Manaia/Taranaki) PACIFIC Factories lead the way in producing the highest-quality strings for all racquet sports. As the Official ATP-Partner for Strings, Grips and Stringing Service, PACIFIC is actively present at many ATP World Tour events assisting the professional players - as well as gaining feedback from the worlds best players to better assist us with continuing to be the leading Company in the development of new Product innovations.