It is one of the largest professional manufacturers of machining tools and knives in all of China. The mission of WE Knife Co. It has never faltered since its creation in 2000. The blade is CPM-20CV stainless steel, which is the type of premium knife steel expected in this price range.
According to intelligent people who understand steel, the CPM-20CV is practically identical to the more well-known Bohler M390 steel. The main difference is that the M390 is manufactured in Austria and the CPM-20CV is manufactured in the United States. While Petersen has talked about using the knife as a firing pin for ferro rods, he wouldn't look for most folding knives, let alone a folding knife with a 2.9-inch blade for bushcraft tasks.