SIC Industry Description

Industry: 5072—Hardware
Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of cutlery and general hardware, including handsaws; saw blades; brads, staples, and tacks; and bolts, nuts, rivets, and screws. Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of nails, non-insulated wire, and screening are classified in Industry 5051.

Bolts, nuts, rivets, and screws—wholesaleHardware, shelf or light—wholesale
Brads—wholesaleLocks and related materials—wholesale
Builders' hardware—wholesalePower handtools—wholesale
Cutlery—wholesaleSaw blades—wholesale
Fasteners, hardware—wholesaleStaples—wholesale
Handsaws—wholesaleTacks—wholesale
Handtools, except automotive and machinists' precision—wholesaleWashers, hardware—wholesale
Hardware, heavy—wholesale
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
5072Hardware6,619
507200Hardware2,814
50720000Hardware2,814
507201Bolts, nuts, and screws759
50720100Bolts, nuts, and screws209
50720101Bolts315
50720102Nuts (hardware)146
50720103Rivets29
50720104Screws60
507202Hand tools470
50720200Hand tools376
50720201Cutlery69
50720202Garden tools, hand25
507203Power tools and accessories290
50720300Power tools and accessories190
50720301Power handtools66
50720302Saw blades34
507204Miscellaneous fasteners1,119
50720400Miscellaneous fasteners703
50720401Brads245
50720402Staples28
50720403Tacks143
507299Hardware, nec1,167
50729901Builders' hardware, nec607
50729902Casters and glides81
50729903Chains188
50729904Furniture hardware, nec73
50729905Nozzles40
50729906Padlocks8
50729907Security devices, locks135
50729908Shelf or light hardware24
50729909Washers (hardware)11