Manufactured in Germany by famous Zwilling J.A. Henckels, known for their high quality knives. These knives are forged from a single piece of special formula, high-carbon stainless steel. They are ice hardened to stay sharper, longer. This is a great set for smaller spaces but provide the necessities of knives for your kitchen. Set includes 4" paring, 5" serrated utility, 6" chef, all-purpose shears, and sleek storage block.