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
5072Hardware6,544
507200Hardware3,007
50720000Hardware3,007
507201Bolts, nuts, and screws658
50720100Bolts, nuts, and screws167
50720101Bolts278
50720102Nuts (hardware)135
50720103Rivets23
50720104Screws55
507202Hand tools452
50720200Hand tools355
50720201Cutlery66
50720202Garden tools, hand31
507203Power tools and accessories269
50720300Power tools and accessories177
50720301Power handtools57
50720302Saw blades35
507204Miscellaneous fasteners1,007
50720400Miscellaneous fasteners618
50720401Brads229
50720402Staples27
50720403Tacks133
507299Hardware, nec1,151
50729901Builders' hardware, nec603
50729902Casters and glides76
50729903Chains182
50729904Furniture hardware, nec77
50729905Nozzles29
50729906Padlocks5
50729907Security devices, locks139
50729908Shelf or light hardware25
50729909Washers (hardware)15