About us

STROPA Ltd. established on 12 April 2001 distributes driving chains with different pitches according to European standard ISO/ DIN, American standard ANSI, Russian standard GOST and customer specific requirements for:

  • timing gears (camshaft drives)
  • bicycles and motorcycles
  • snowmobiles
  • conveyors and various driving systems
  • agricultural facilities
  • packaging and woodworking equipment
  • special machineries
  • lifting equipment

Thanks to close cooperation with factories - DITTON Driving Chain Factory and METEOR Kettenfabrik GmbH – STROPA Ltd. offers a wide range of driving chains of a high quality at affordable prices.

A big assortment of chains produced from materials with high resistance to mechanical loads and high temperatures allows Company`s staff to provide multiple solutions in accordance with customer specific requirements. Consultants help with selection of the most appropriate chain and introduce to the recommendations of the operating conditions.

As one of the oldest manufacturers of driving chains around Europe JSC DITTON Driving Chain Factory continues traditions of Daugavpils Driving Chain plant, which was founded in 1949, in Latvia.

 Since 2001, STROPA Ltd. is an authorised representative of the factory in Russia, and thus possess an exclusive right for distribution of goods produced the factory at especially advantageous prices.

 In 2015, the factory joined EMEA Power Transmission Distributors Association (EPTDA).


JSC DITTON Driving Chain Factory

Višķu street 17, Daugavpils
Latvia LV-5410

Tel.: + 371 654 02333
Fax: +371 654 45101
Email: dpr@dpr.lv

The fabric of driving chains METEOR Kettenfabrik Ltd. takes its origin since 1898 from a small metallic products workshop in Barchfeld (Germany), which step by step grew into a independent plant as a part of Industrial Association for Vehicle Construction IFA Kombinat.

Later in 1996, at the premises of the plant was established the fabric of driving chains and split as METEOR Kettenfabrik Ltd. with the trademark METEOR.

METEOR Kettenfabrik Ltd.

Nürnberger street 2
36456 Barchfeld/Werra

Tel.:  +49 (0)36961/6904-0 
Fax: +49 (0)36961/6904-29
Email: info@meteor-ketten.de