SIC Industry Description

Industry: 5159—Farm-Product Raw Materials, Not Elsewhere Classified
Establishments primarily engaged in buying and/or marketing farm products, not elsewhere classified. Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of milk are classified in Industry 5143, and those distributing live poultry are classified in Industry 5144.

Animal hair—wholesaleMoss—wholesale
Broomcorn—wholesaleNuts, unprocessed or shelled only—wholesale
Buyers of raw farm products, except grain, field beans, and livestock—wholesaleOil kernels—wholesale
Chicks—wholesaleOil nuts—wholesale
Cotton merchants, not members of exchanges—wholesaleOilseeds—wholesale
Cotton, raw—wholesalePeanuts, bulk: unprocessed or shelled only—wholesale
Country buyers of cotton or cotton lintersPecan—wholesale
Dealers in raw farm products, except grain, field beans, and livestock—wholesalePelts—wholesale
Dried beet pulp—wholesaleSemen, bovine—wholesale
Feathers—wholesaleSilk, raw—wholesale
Fibers, vegetable—wholesaleSkins, raw—wholesale
Furs, raw—wholesaleSugar, raw—wholesale
Hides (may include curing)—wholesaleTobacco auctioning and warehousing—wholesale
Hops—wholesaleTobacco, leaf (including exporters)—wholesale
Horses—wholesaleWool tops and noils—wholesale
Merchants of raw farm products, except grain, field beans, and livestock—wholesaleWool, raw—wholesale
Mohair, raw—wholesale
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
5159Farm-product Raw Materials, Nec5,020
515900Farm-product raw materials, nec243
51590000Farm-product raw materials, nec243
515901Cotton merchants and products183
51590100Cotton merchants and products106
51590101Cotton merchants40
51590102Cotton or cotton linters, country buyers7
51590103Cotton, raw30
515902Farm animals2,498
51590200Farm animals439
515903Feathers, hides, and pelts404
51590300Feathers, hides, and pelts7
51590302Furs, raw39
51590305Skins, raw31
515904Wool and silk40
51590400Wool and silk9
51590401Mohair, raw5
51590402Silk, raw4
51590403Wool tops2
51590404Wool, raw20
515905Nuts and nut by-products333
51590500Nuts and nut by-products82
51590501Nuts, unprocessed or shelled only36
51590502Oil nuts, kernels, seeds40
51590503Peanuts (bulk), unroasted140
51590504Pecan shellers35
515906Tobacco distributors and products664
51590600Tobacco distributors and products621
51590601Tobacco auctioning and warehousing14
51590602Tobacco, leaf29
515999Farm-product raw materials, nec, nec655
51599903Dried beet pulp2
51599904Fibers, vegetable13
51599908Semen, bovine20
51599909Sugar, raw14
51599910Corn husks6