SIC Code 5052 Coal and other Minerals and Ores


Wholesale Trade


Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of coal and coke; copper, iron, lead, and other metallic ores, including precious metal ores; and crude nonmetallic minerals (including concentrates), except crude petroleum.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of nonmetallic minerals used in construction, such as sand and gravel, are included in Industry 5032.

Illustrative Examples

  • Coal-wholesale, Coke-wholesale, Copper ore-wholesale, Gold ore-wholesale, Iron ore-wholesale, Lead ore-wholesale, Metallic concentrates-wholesale, Metallic ores-wholesale, Nonmetallic minerals and concentrates crude -wholesale, Zinc ore
  • wholesale

Sample Business Listings

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 505201Coal & Coke Wholesale
  • 505202Copper (wholesale)
  • 505203Coal Brokers Wholesale
  • 505298Coal & Other Minerals & Ores (wholesale)

7-digit SIC

  • 5052001Coal & Other Minerals & Ores Wholesale
  • 5052002Ores Nec
  • 5052003Coal & Coke Wholesale
  • 5052004Metallic Ores
  • 5052005Coal Brokers Wholesale
  • 5052006Copper Ore Wholesale
  • 5052007Gold Ore
  • 5052008Iron Ore
  • 5052009Lead Ore
  • 5052010Silver Ore
  • 5052011Coal & Coke Wholesale
  • 5052012Metallic Concentrates
  • 5052013Nonmetallic Minerals & Concentrate
  • 5052014Sulfur

8-digit SIC

  • 50520000Coal And Other Minerals And Ores
  • 50520100Metallic Ores
  • 50520101Copper Ore
  • 50520102Gold Ore
  • 50520103Iron Ore
  • 50520104Lead Ore
  • 50520105Silver Ore
  • 50520200Coal And Coke
  • 50520201Coal
  • 50520202Coke
  • 50529901Metallic Concentrates
  • 50529902Nonmetallic Minerals And Concentrate
  • 50529903Sulfur