Our paracord is 550 lb. Type III Commercial Grade parachute cord. It has a core of seven inner strands surrounded by a nylon cover with a minimum breaking strength of 550 lbs. Our supplier is an approved vendor of The United States Department of Defense, passing all of the governments quality control, first-article inspection requirements. We have over 130 different colors of paracord so please check out our store. Great for camping, hiking, rafting, kayaking, military, survival or any outdoor adventure! We have a 100% positive feedback so you can make your purchase with confidence.