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 TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
5072Hardware6,497
507200Hardware2,995
50720000Hardware2,995
507201Bolts, nuts, and screws646
50720100Bolts, nuts, and screws164
50720101Bolts271
50720102Nuts (hardware)133
50720103Rivets22
50720104Screws56
507202Hand tools450
50720200Hand tools349
50720201Cutlery67
50720202Garden tools, hand34
507203Power tools and accessories263
50720300Power tools and accessories172
50720301Power handtools57
50720302Saw blades34
507204Miscellaneous fasteners995
50720400Miscellaneous fasteners605
50720401Brads234
50720402Staples28
50720403Tacks128
507299Hardware, nec1,148
50729901Builders' hardware, nec604
50729902Casters and glides75
50729903Chains176
50729904Furniture hardware, nec79
50729905Nozzles29
50729906Padlocks5
50729907Security devices, locks140
50729908Shelf or light hardware27
50729909Washers (hardware)13