SIC Industry Description

Industry: 3471—Electroplating, Plating, Polishing, Anodizing, and Coloring
Establishments primarily engaged in all types of electroplating, plating, anodizing, coloring, and finishing of metals and formed products for the trade. Also included in this industry are establishments which perform these types of activities, on their own account, on purchased metals or formed products. Establishments that both manufacture and finish products are classified according to the products.

Anodizing of metals and formed products, for the tradeElectroplating of metals and formed products, for the trade
Buffing, for the tradeFinishing metal products and formed products, for the trade
Chromium plating of metals and formed products, for the tradeGold plating, for the trade
Cleaning and descaling metal products, for the tradePlating of metals and formed products for the trade
Coloring and finishing of aluminum and formed products, for the tradePolishing of metals and formed products, for the trade
Decontaminating and cleaning of missile and satellite parts, for the tradeRechroming auto bumpers, for the trade
Decorative plating and finishing of formed products, for the tradeSandblasting of metal parts, for the trade
Depolishing metal, for the tradeTumbling (cleaning and polishing) of machine parts, for the trade
Electrolizing steel, for the trade
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
3471Plating and Polishing3,035
347100Plating and polishing376
34710000Plating and polishing376
347101Electroplating and plating1,575
34710100Electroplating and plating42
34710101Anodizing (plating) of metals or formed products196
34710102Chromium plating of metals or formed products152
34710103Decorative plating and finishing of formed products31
34710104Electrolizing steel2
34710105Electroplating of metals or formed products562
34710106Gold plating28
34710107Plating of metals or formed products553
34710108Rechroming auto bumpers9
347102Cleaning, polishing, and finishing1,084
34710200Cleaning, polishing, and finishing105
34710201Buffing for the trade37
34710202Cleaning and descaling metal products64
34710203Coloring and finishing of aluminum or formed products14
34710204Decontaminating and cleaning of missile or satellite parts8
34710205Depolishing metal0
34710206Finishing, metals or formed products425
34710207Polishing, metals or formed products320
34710208Sand blasting of metal parts98
34710209Tumbling (cleaning and polishing) of machine parts13