SIC Industry Description

Industry: 2813—Industrial Gases
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing industrial gases (including organic) for sale in compressed, liquid, and solid forms. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing fluorine and sulfur dioxide are classified in Industry 2819; those manufacturing household ammonia are classified in Industry 2842; those manufacturing other ammonia are classified in Industry 2873; those manufacturing chlorine are classified in Industry 2812; and those manufacturing fluorocarbon gases are classified in Industry 2869. Distributors of industrial gases and establishments primarily engaged in shipping liquid oxygen are classified in Wholesale Trade, Industry 5169.

AcetyleneHydrogen
ArgonNeon
Carbon dioxideNitrogen
Dry ice (solid carbon dioxide)Nitrous oxide
Gases, industrial: compressed, liquefied, or solidOxygen, compressed and liquefied
Helium
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
2813Industrial Gases1,387
281300Industrial gases653
28130000Industrial gases653
281301Carbon dioxide62
28130100Carbon dioxide41
28130101Dry ice, carbon dioxide (solid)21
281399Industrial gases, nec672
28139901Acetylene15
28139902Aerosols29
28139903Argon18
28139904Helium46
28139905Hydrogen76
28139906Neon236
28139907Nitrogen128
28139908Nitrous oxide4
28139909Oxygen, compressed or liquefied120