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 TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
3421Cutlery1,179
342100Cutlery172
34210000Cutlery172
342101Table and food cutlery, including butchers'873
34210100Table and food cutlery, including butchers'637
34210101Carving sets7
34210102Cleavers9
34210103Knife blades and blanks154
34210104Knives: butchers', hunting, pocket, etc.62
34210106Table cutlery, except with handles of metal4
342102Scissors, shears, clippers, snips, and similar tools69
34210200Scissors, shears, clippers, snips, and similar tools27
34210201Clippers, fingernail and toenail24
34210202Hedge shears or trimmers, except power2
34210203Scissors, hand9
34210204Shears, hand7
34210205Snips, tinners'0
342199Cutlery, nec65
34219901Razor blades and razors41
34219902Swords24