SIC Industry Description

Industry: 2079—Shortening, Table Oils, Margarine, and Other Edible Fats and Oils, Not Elsewhere Classified
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing shortening, table oils, margarine, and other edible fats and oils, not elsewhere classified. Establishments primarily engaged in producing corn oil are classified in Industry 2046.

Baking and frying fats (shortening)Oil, partially hydrogenated: edible
Cottonseed cooking and salad oilOil, vegetable winter stearin
Margarine butter blendOlive oil
Margarine oil, except cornPeanut cooking and salad oil
Margarine, including imitationShortenings, compound and vegetable
Nut margarineSoybean cooking and salad oil
Oil, hydrogenated: edibleVegetable cooking and salad oil, except corn oil: refined
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
2079Edible Fats and Oils568
207900Edible fats and oils63
20790000Edible fats and oils63
207901Margarine and margarine oils9
20790100Margarine and margarine oils2
20790101Margarine oil, except corn0
20790102Margarine-butter blends3
20790103Margarine, including imitation3
20790104Nut margarine1
207902Shortening and other solid edible fats11
20790200Shortening and other solid edible fats4
20790201Compound shortenings1
20790203Vegetable shortenings (except corn oil)6
207999Edible fats and oils, nec485
20799901Cooking oils, except corn: vegetable refined22
20799902Cottonseed oil, refined: not made in cottonseed oil mills2
20799903Edible oil products, except corn oil26
20799904Oil, hydrogenated: edible5
20799905Oil, partially hydrogenated: edible1
20799906Olive oil410
20799907Peanut oil, refined: not made in peanut oil mills1
20799908Salad oils, except corn: vegetable refined0
20799909Soybean oil, refined: not made in soybean oil mills7
20799910Vegetable refined oils (except corn oil)11