Hot Rolled ASTM A387 Grade 91 Cl1 pressure vessel steel
In April 2018, our Philiphine customer purchased 1008 Tons API5 L Gr.B ERW&Q345B SMLS pipe ASTM A387 Grade 91 Cl1 pressure vessel steel for offshore oildfield resources drilling project. This is a regular demand almost two month, and we has been cooperated more than three times, totally around 2100 tons steel pipe since 2015 year.
The main raw material of ASTM A387 Grade 91 Cl1 pressure vessel steel, hot rolling coil is billet. After heating the billet, the strip made from the coarse and fine rolling mill is cooled to a certain temperature by specific cooling, and then the cooled steel strip is made into rolled steel strip by coiler. But generally, according to the buyer's demand, the manufacturer can further process the cooled steel strip into steel plate or flat coil and other products.
For the ASTM A387 Grade 91 Cl1 pressure vessel steel construction industry, the largest consumer sector of the steel industry and the least affected industry in the EU this year, it is estimated that ASTM A387 Grade 91 Cl1 pressure vessel steel steel consumption will account for 35% of the EU steel consumption market this year. Uestf forecasts that the output of the construction industry will decline by 5.3% in 2020 and rise by 4% in 2021.