SIC Code 2421 Sawmills and Planing Mills, General




Establishments primarily engaged in sawing rough lumber and timber from logs and bolts, or resawing cants and flitches into lumber, including box lumber and softwood cut stock; planing mills combined with sawmills; and separately operated planing mills which are engaged primarily in producing surfaced lumber and standard workings or patterns of lumber. This industry includes establishments primarily engaged in sawing lath and railroad ties and in producing tobacco hogshead stock, wood chips, and snow fence lath.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing box shook or boxes are classified in Industry Group 244; those manufacturing Bash, doors, wood molding, window and door frames, and other fabricated millwork are classified in Industry Group 243; and those manufacturing hardwood dimension and flooring are classified inIndustry 2426.

Illustrative Examples

  • Cants, resawed (lumber)
  • Ceiling lumber, dressed
  • Chipper mills
  • Custom sawmills
  • Cut stock, softwood
  • Flitches (veneer stock), made in sawmills
  • Flooring (dressed lumber), softwood
  • Fuelwood, from mill waste
  • Furniture dimension stock, softwood
  • Kiln drying of lumber
  • Lath, made in sawmills and lathmills
  • Lumber stacking or sticking
  • Lumber: rough, sawed, or planed
  • Planing mills, independent: except millwork
  • Resawing lumber into smaller dimensions
  • Sawdust and shavings
  • Sawmills, except special product mills
  • Siding, dressed lumber
  • Silo stock, wood: sawed
  • Snow fence lath
  • Stud mills
  • Ties, railroad: sawed
  • Tobacco hogshead stock
  • Wood chips produced at mill

Industry Leaders

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 242101Lumber-manufacturers
  • 242102Sawmills (mfrs)
  • 242103Railroad Ties-manufacturers
  • 242104Wood Sawing (mfrs)
  • 242105Saws-timber (mfrs)
  • 242106Sawmill Consultants (mfrs)
  • 242108Lumber Sawing Portable (mfrs)
  • 242198Sawmills & Planing Mills-general (mfrs)

7-digit SIC

  • 2421001Sawmills Mfg
  • 2421002Rough, Sawed Or Planed Lumber
  • 2421003Kiln Drying
  • 2421004Custom Sawmill
  • 2421005Wood Building & Structural Materials
  • 2421006Wood Chips
  • 2421007Planning Mills Nec
  • 2421008Sawdust & Shavings
  • 2421009Small Dimension Sawmills
  • 2421010Wood Structural Products
  • 2421011Chipper Mills
  • 2421012Railroad Ties Mfg
  • 2421013Specialty Sawmills
  • 2421014Resawed Cants
  • 2421015Wood Sawing Mfg
  • 2421016Dressed Ceiling Lumber
  • 2421017Saws-timber Mfg
  • 2421018Softwood Flooring
  • 2421019Sawmill Consultants Mfg
  • 2421020Sawmill & Lath Mill Lath
  • 2421021Lumber Sawing Portable Mfg
  • 2421022Siding
  • 2421023Sawed Wood Silo Stock
  • 2421024Sawdust, Shavings & Wood Chips
  • 2421025Mill Waste Fuel Wood
  • 2421026Sawmill Flitches
  • 2421027Snow Fence Lath
  • 2421028Tobacco Hogshead Stock
  • 2421029Box Lumber
  • 2421030Softwood Cut Stock
  • 2421031Softwood Furniture Dimension Stock
  • 2421032Lumber Stacking Or Sticking
  • 2421033Independent Planing Mill (except Millwork)

8-digit SIC

  • 24210000Sawmills And Planing Mills, General
  • 24210100Building And Structural Materials, Wood
  • 24210101Cants, Resawed (lumber)
  • 24210102Ceiling Lumber, Dressed
  • 24210103Flooring (dressed Lumber), Softwood
  • 24210104Lath, Made In Sawmills And Lathmills
  • 24210105Siding (dressed Lumber)
  • 24210106Silo Stock, Wood: Sawed
  • 24210200Sawdust, Shavings, And Wood Chips
  • 24210201Fuelwood, From Mill Waste
  • 24210202Sawdust And Shavings
  • 24210203Wood Chips, Produced At Mill
  • 24210300Specialty Sawmill Products
  • 24210301Custom Sawmill
  • 24210302Flitches (veneer Stock), Made In Sawmills
  • 24210303Kiln Drying Of Lumber
  • 24210400Outdoor Wood Structural Products
  • 24210401Railroad Ties, Sawed
  • 24210402Snow Fence Lath
  • 24210403Tobacco Hogshead Stock
  • 24219901Box Lumber
  • 24219902Chipper Mill
  • 24219903Cut Stock, Softwood
  • 24219904Furniture Dimension Stock, Softwood
  • 24219905Lumber Stacking Or Sticking
  • 24219906Lumber: Rough, Sawed, Or Planed
  • 24219907Planing Mill, Independent: Except Millwork
  • 24219908Planing Mills, Nec
  • 24219909Resawing Lumber Into Smaller Dimensions