Founded in 1880, Starrett U.S. company the company is headquartered in Massachusetts Athol City ,the United States, with factories in the United States, Britain, Brazil and Suzhou, China. Being on the New York Stock Exchange, Starrett has reached annual sales of nearly 300 million U.S. dollars, with approximately 2,800 employees worldwide.

Boasting 100 years of development, Stareett has become one of the world’s largest measuring and sawing products manufacturer, with more than 5000 species of products .Starrett specializes in measuring products, including various types of mechanical and electronic micrometers, calipers, dial indicators, rulers, combination gauges, level rulers, measuring tapes, gauge blocks, standard gauges, card regulations, caliper gauges, marble platforms, on-line SPC data-processing equipments, sclerometers , thickness testers, surface rough meters, optical projectors, non-contact three-coordinates measuring machines and so on.


In addition to measuring products, Starrett, as the largest band saw blades manufacturer in the world, also produces a large number of sawing products, and invests a large amount of budget in technology improvements and new products development. The sawing products encompass hole saws, curve saws, reciprocating saws and hand saw blades, etc.

Starrett Tools (Suzhou) Co., Ltd was founded in 1998, is located in Suzhou Industry Park where we mainly produce hole saws and precision tools. Our another subsidiary in China, Starrett Tools (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. was founded in 2000 and is located in Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone, Pudong Shanghai. Shanghai company has been responsible for all the sales activities and logistics for China and Asia customers. As part of our ongoing investment in Asia, last year we moved our plant in Suzhou to a much larger facility with three times the square footage in the same city of Suzhou. We have also invested in a new distribution centre in Singapore to service our customers in South East Asia, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Middle East and India. Based on this and to better service our customers in China, we will consolidate our two operations in China, Starrett Tools Shanghai and Starrett Tools Suzhou into Starrett China since the beginning of 2011. We do believe the new Starrett China will bring all our customers a wholly new view.

In 1880, Starrett was born in these two small workshops.

Today’s Starrett headquarters. Two ancient buildings in the picture have been reserved as museums.

In 1998, Starrett’s factory in Suzhou was built.

Starrett’s factory in Brazil was founded in 1956.

Starrett’s factory in Britain was founded in 1958.

Starrett Tools (Shanghai) Co., Ltd was set up in 2001.

Starrett has set up offices and business representatives in Beijing, Dalian, Qingdao, Wuhan, Chongqing, Guangzhou and other places in China. For your convenience to contact us and consult business, please directly contact the sales assistant in Shanghai headquarter who will provide you with the contact information of your local or the nearest Starrett business representative, products’ quotations, inquiry and so on.