SIC Industry Description

Industry: 3421—Cutlery
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing safety razors, razor blades, scissors, shears, and other cutlery of metal, except precious metal and table cutlery with handles of metal. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing precious metal cutlery and table cutlery with handles of metal are classified in Industry 3914; those manufacturing electric razors, knives, or scissors are classified in Industry 3634; those manufacturing hair clippers for human use are classified in Industry 3999 and for animal use in Industry 3523; and those manufacturing power hedge shears and trimmers are classified in Industry 3524.

Barbers' scissorsKnives: butchers', hunting, pocket, table—except all metal table and electric
Butchers' knivesPotato peelers, hand
Carving sets: except all metalRazor blades
CleaversRazors: safety and straight
Clippers, fingernail and toenailSafety razor blades
Cutlery, except table cutlery with handles of metalScissors, hand
Forks, table: except all metalShears, hand
Hedge shears and trimmers, except powerShears, metal cutting: hand
Kitchen cutlerySnips, tinners'
Knife bladesSwords
Knife blanksTable cutlery, except table cutlery with handles of metal
Knives, table: metal, except all metalTailors' scissors
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
3421Cutlery1,156
342100Cutlery102
34210000Cutlery102
342101Table and food cutlery, including butchers'944
34210100Table and food cutlery, including butchers'721
34210101Carving sets4
34210102Cleavers7
34210103Knife blades and blanks149
34210104Knives: butchers', hunting, pocket, etc.60
34210106Table cutlery, except with handles of metal3
342102Scissors, shears, clippers, snips, and similar tools54
34210200Scissors, shears, clippers, snips, and similar tools22
34210201Clippers, fingernail and toenail14
34210202Hedge shears or trimmers, except power1
34210203Scissors, hand10
34210204Shears, hand7
34210205Snips, tinners'0
342199Cutlery, nec56
34219901Razor blades and razors40
34219902Swords16