The Fresno Bar Stool is proudly made in Chicago in a Union shop. The stool is made from domestic and overseas components. The frame is 18 gauge nickel chrome plated steel, with an American-made steel swivel. Our round bar stool Seat is made of cut 2x4's, fiberboard, 1.25 inch foam, and a grooved chrome pan. An order of bar stools will be packed and shipped using the most cost effective method.