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, Nec5,312
515900Farm-product raw materials, nec260
51590000Farm-product raw materials, nec260
515901Cotton merchants and products195
51590100Cotton merchants and products115
51590101Cotton merchants40
51590102Cotton or cotton linters, country buyers7
51590103Cotton, raw33
515902Farm animals2,575
51590200Farm animals477
515903Feathers, hides, and pelts419
51590300Feathers, hides, and pelts8
51590302Furs, raw45
51590305Skins, raw22
515904Wool and silk45
51590400Wool and silk12
51590401Mohair, raw6
51590402Silk, raw3
51590403Wool tops2
51590404Wool, raw22
515905Nuts and nut by-products330
51590500Nuts and nut by-products84
51590501Nuts, unprocessed or shelled only35
51590502Oil nuts, kernels, seeds38
51590503Peanuts (bulk), unroasted136
51590504Pecan shellers37
515906Tobacco distributors and products867
51590600Tobacco distributors and products813
51590601Tobacco auctioning and warehousing20
51590602Tobacco, leaf34
515999Farm-product raw materials, nec, nec621
51599903Dried beet pulp2
51599904Fibers, vegetable15
51599908Semen, bovine22
51599909Sugar, raw14
51599910Corn husks6