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 TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
5159Farm-product Raw Materials, Nec5,112
515900Farm-product raw materials, nec317
51590000Farm-product raw materials, nec317
515901Cotton merchants and products191
51590100Cotton merchants and products109
51590101Cotton merchants43
51590102Cotton or cotton linters, country buyers7
51590103Cotton, raw32
515902Farm animals2,521
51590200Farm animals422
515903Feathers, hides, and pelts408
51590300Feathers, hides, and pelts7
51590302Furs, raw40
51590305Skins, raw35
515904Wool and silk39
51590400Wool and silk9
51590401Mohair, raw5
51590402Silk, raw4
51590403Wool tops2
51590404Wool, raw19
515905Nuts and nut by-products332
51590500Nuts and nut by-products85
51590501Nuts, unprocessed or shelled only37
51590502Oil nuts, kernels, seeds42
51590503Peanuts (bulk), unroasted134
51590504Pecan shellers34
515906Tobacco distributors and products618
51590600Tobacco distributors and products576
51590601Tobacco auctioning and warehousing15
51590602Tobacco, leaf27
515999Farm-product raw materials, nec, nec686
51599903Dried beet pulp2
51599904Fibers, vegetable14
51599908Semen, bovine20
51599909Sugar, raw15
51599910Corn husks6