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
Bristles—wholesaleMules—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, Nec5,491
515900Farm-product raw materials, nec273
51590000Farm-product raw materials, nec273
515901Cotton merchants and products199
51590100Cotton merchants and products118
51590101Cotton merchants39
51590102Cotton or cotton linters, country buyers7
51590103Cotton, raw35
515902Farm animals2,684
51590200Farm animals494
51590201Chicks264
51590202Horses1,858
51590203Mules68
515903Feathers, hides, and pelts430
51590300Feathers, hides, and pelts8
51590301Feathers220
51590302Furs, raw47
51590303Hides105
51590304Pelts29
51590305Skins, raw21
515904Wool and silk44
51590400Wool and silk12
51590401Mohair, raw6
51590402Silk, raw3
51590403Wool tops2
51590404Wool, raw21
515905Nuts and nut by-products335
51590500Nuts and nut by-products85
51590501Nuts, unprocessed or shelled only35
51590502Oil nuts, kernels, seeds39
51590503Peanuts (bulk), unroasted136
51590504Pecan shellers40
515906Tobacco distributors and products898
51590600Tobacco distributors and products845
51590601Tobacco auctioning and warehousing20
51590602Tobacco, leaf33
515999Farm-product raw materials, nec, nec628
51599901Bristles14
51599902Broomcorn2
51599903Dried beet pulp2
51599904Fibers, vegetable15
51599905Hops184
51599906Moss270
51599907Rapeseed0
51599908Semen, bovine21
51599909Sugar, raw16
51599910Corn husks6