NAICS Code 331314 Secondary Smelting and Alloying of Aluminum

Industry

Manufacturing

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) recovering aluminum and aluminum alloys from scrap and/or dross (i.e., secondary smelting) and making billet or ingot (except by rolling) and/or (2) manufacturing alloys, powder, paste, or flake from purchased aluminum.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Refining alumina or making aluminum and/or aluminum alloys from alumina: classified in U.S. Industry 331313, Alumina Refining and Primary Aluminum Production
  • Manufacturing aluminum sheet, plate, and foil from purchased aluminum or by recovering aluminum from scrap and flat rolling or continuous casting: classified in U.S. Industry 331315, Aluminum Sheet, Plate,and Foil Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing aluminum extruded products or rolled ingot or billet from purchased aluminum or by recovering aluminum from scrap and extruding, rolling, or drawing: classified in U.S. Industry 331318,Other Aluminum Rolling, Drawing, and Extruding
  • Sorting and breaking up scrap metal without also smelting or refining: classified in Industry 423930, Recyclable Material Merchant Wholesalers
  • Operating facilities where commingled recyclable materials, such as paper, plastics, used beverage cans, and metals, are sorted into distinct categories without also smelting or refining: classified in Industry562920, Materials Recovery Facilities.

Industries Included

  • Alloying purchased aluminum metals
  • Aluminum alloys made from scrap or dross
  • Aluminum billet made from purchased aluminum
  • Aluminum billet made in integrated secondary smelting and rolling mills
  • Aluminum extrusion ingot (i.e., billet), secondary
  • Aluminum flakes made from purchased aluminum
  • Aluminum ingot made from purchased aluminum
  • Aluminum ingot, secondary smelting of aluminum and manufacturing
  • Aluminum ingot, secondary, manufacturing
  • Aluminum recovering from scrap and making ingot and billet (except by rolling)
  • Aluminum smelting, secondary, and making ingot and billet (except by rolling)
  • Flakes, aluminum, made from purchased aluminum
  • Metal powder and flake made from purchased aluminum
  • Paste made from purchased aluminum
  • Powder made from purchased aluminum
  • Refining aluminum, secondary