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
5072Hardware7,107
507200Hardware3,046
50720000Hardware3,046
507201Bolts, nuts, and screws814
50720100Bolts, nuts, and screws222
50720101Bolts340
50720102Nuts (hardware)154
50720103Rivets33
50720104Screws65
507202Hand tools505
50720200Hand tools403
50720201Cutlery74
50720202Garden tools, hand28
507203Power tools and accessories308
50720300Power tools and accessories198
50720301Power handtools72
50720302Saw blades38
507204Miscellaneous fasteners1,180
50720400Miscellaneous fasteners744
50720401Brads255
50720402Staples29
50720403Tacks152
507299Hardware, nec1,254
50729901Builders' hardware, nec648
50729902Casters and glides85
50729903Chains201
50729904Furniture hardware, nec79
50729905Nozzles43
50729906Padlocks8
50729907Security devices, locks147
50729908Shelf or light hardware30
50729909Washers (hardware)13