Industry: 5051—Metals Service Centers and Offices
Establishments primarily engaged in marketing semifinished metal products, except precious metals. Establishments in this industry may operate with warehouses (metals service centers) or without warehouses (metals sales offices). Establishments primarily engaged in marketing precious metals are classified in Industry 5094.

Aluminum bars, rods, ingots, sheets, pipes, plates, etc.—wholesalePipe and tubing, steel—wholesale
Anode metal—wholesalePipe, cast iron—wholesale
Bale ties, wire—wholesalePlates, metal—wholesale
Bars, metal—wholesaleRails and accessories—wholesale
Bearing piles, iron and steel—wholesaleReinforcement mesh, wire—wholesale
Black plate, iron and steel—wholesaleRods, metal—wholesale
Castings, rough iron and steel—wholesaleSheets, galvanized or other coated—wholesale
Concrete reinforcing bars—wholesaleSheets, metal—wholesale
Copper sheets, plates, bars, rods, pipes, etc.—wholesaleSteel—wholesale
Ferroalloys—wholesaleStrip, metal—wholesale
Forgings, ferrous—wholesaleStructural shapes, iron and steel—wholesale
Forms, concrete construction steel—wholesaleTerneplate—wholesale
Foundry products—wholesaleTin and tin base metals, shapes, forms, etc.—wholesale
Ingots—wholesaleTin plate bars—wholesale
Iron and steel flat products—wholesaleTin plate—wholesale
Iron and steel semifinished products—wholesaleTrack spikes—wholesale
Lead—wholesaleTubing, metal—wholesale
Mercury—wholesaleWire rods—wholesale
Metals, except precious—wholesaleWire rope or cable, not insulated—wholesale
Nails—wholesaleWire screening—wholesale
Nonferrous metal, except precious e.g. sheets, bars, rods—wholesaleWire, not insulated—wholesale
Pig iron—wholesaleZinc—wholesale
Piling, iron and steel—wholesale
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
5051Metals Service Centers and Offices12,723
505100Metals service centers and offices1,639
50510000Metals service centers and offices1,639
505101Metal wires, ties, cables, and screening953
50510100Metal wires, ties, cables, and screening532
50510101Bale ties, wire9
50510102Cable, wire157
50510103Reinforcement mesh, wire20
50510104Rods, wire (not insulated)4
50510105Rope, wire (not insulated)121
50510106Wire screening10
50510107Wire, nec100
505102Iron and steel (ferrous) products8,007
50510200Iron and steel (ferrous) products1,593
50510201Bearing piles, iron or steel11
50510202Black plate, iron or steel11
50510203Cast iron pipe39
50510204Castings, rough: iron or steel138
50510205Concrete reinforcing bars26
50510207Ferrous metals112
50510208Forgings, ferrous30
50510209Forms, concrete construction (steel)74
50510210Iron or steel flat products89
50510211Iron or steel semifinished products42
50510212Pig iron8
50510213Piling, iron and steel19
50510214Pipe and tubing, steel825
50510215Rails and accessories54
50510217Structural shapes, iron or steel187
50510219Track spikes1
50510220Steel decking21
505103Copper products123
50510300Copper products47
50510302Copper sheets, plates, bars, rods, pipes, etc., nec21
505104Miscellaneous nonferrous products405
50510400Miscellaneous nonferrous products154
50510401Anode metal13
50510404Nonferrous metal sheets, bars, rods, etc., nec133
50510405Tin and tin base metals, shapes, forms, etc., nec16
50510406Tin plate12
505199Metals service centers and offices, nec1,596
50519901Aluminum bars, rods, ingots, sheets, pipes, plates, etc.709
50519902Bars, metal58
50519903Foundry products169
50519906Plates, metal37
50519907Rods, metal26
50519908Sheets, galvanized or other coated19
50519909Sheets, metal192
50519910Strip, metal14
50519911Tubing, metal98
50519912Stampings, metal54