SIC Code 5169 Chemicals and Allied Products, not elsewhere classified

Industry

Wholesale Trade

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of chemicals and allied products, not elsewhere classified, such as acids, industrial and heavy chemicals, dyestuffs, industrial salts, rosin, and turpentine.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of ammunition are classified in Industry Group 509; those distributing agricultural chemicals and pesticides are classified in Industry 5191; those distributing drugs are classified in Industry 5122; and those distributing pigments, paints, and varnishes are classified in Industry 5198.

Illustrative Examples

Acids-wholesale, Alcohol, industrial-wholesale, Alkalies-wholesale, Ammonia-wholesale, Aromatic chemicals-wholesale, Carbon black-wholesale, Caustic soda-wholesale, Chemical bulk stations and terminals-wholesale, Chemicals, industrial and heavy-wholesale, Chlorine-wholesale, Coal tar products, primary and intermediate-wholesale, Concrete additives-wholesale, Cyclic crudes and intermediates-wholesale, Detergents-wholesale, Drilling mud-wholesale, Dry ice-wholesale, Dyestuffs-wholesale, Essential oils-wholesale, Explosives, all kinds except ammunition and fireworks-wholesale, Food additives, chemical-wholesale, Fuel additives-wholesale, Gases, compressed and liquefied: except liquefied petroleum Gelatin-wholesale, Glue-wholesale, Gum and wood chemicals-wholesale, Industrial gases-wholesale, Laundry soap, chips, and powder-wholesale, Manmade fibers-wholesale, Metal cyanides-wholesale, Metal polishes-wholesale, Metal salts-wholesale, Naval stores-wholesale, Oil additives-wholesale, Oil drilling muds-wholesale, Organic chemicals, synthetic-wholesale, Polishes: furniture, automobile, metal, shoe, etc.-wholesale, Resins, synthetic rubber-wholesale, Rosin-wholesale, Rust-proofing chemicals-wholesale, Salts, industrial-wholesale, Sanitation preparations-wholesale, Sealants-wholesale, Surface active agents-wholesale, Synthetic rubber-wholesale, Turpentine-wholesale, Waxes-wholesale

USA List Sample

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 516901Ice Melting Equipment & Supplies Wholesale
  • 516902Glass Coating & Tinting Materials Wholesale
  • 516903Explosives (wholesale)
  • 516904Absorbents (wholesale)
  • 516905Floor Treatment Compounds (wholesale)
  • 516906Ethanol Wholesale
  • 516907Helium (wholesale)
  • 516908Acetylene (wholesale)
  • 516909Oil Additives-distributors Wholesale
  • 516910Acids (wholesale)
  • 516911Alcohol (wholesale)
  • 516912Adhesives & Glues (wholesale)
  • 516913Argon (wholesale)
  • 516914Ammonia (wholesale)
  • 516915Carbonic Gas (wholesale)
  • 516916Chemicals (wholesale)
  • 516917Chemicals-storage & Handling Wholesale
  • 516918Concrete Curing & Treating Mtrl Wholesale
  • 516919Concrete Additives (wholesale)
  • 516920Oxygen (wholesale)
  • 516921Resins (wholesale)
  • 516922Polyurethane Products Wholesale
  • 516923Sealers-asphalt, Concrete, Etc Wholesale
  • 516924Rust Preventives & Removers (wholesale)
  • 516925Cleaning Compounds (wholesale)
  • 516926Wax (wholesale)
  • 516927Deodorants (wholesale)
  • 516928Chemical Plant-equipment & Suppliess Wholesale
  • 516929Carbon Products (wholesale)
  • 516930Degreasing Equipment & Supplies Wholesale
  • 516931Nickel (wholesale)
  • 516932Zinc (wholesale)
  • 516933Oils-essential (wholesale)
  • 516934Oil Treating Compounds (wholesale)
  • 516935Silicones (wholesale)
  • 516936Dyes & Dyestuffs (wholesale)
  • 516937Solvents (wholesale)
  • 516938Odor Neutralizers (wholesale)
  • 516939Floor Waxing Polishing/clng Mtrls Wholesale
  • 516940Dishwashing Compounds (wholesale)
  • 516941Carbide (wholesale)
  • 516942Calcium Chloride (wholesale)
  • 516943Chromium (wholesale)
  • 516945Paint-manufacturing Materials Wholesale
  • 516947Carbon Dioxide (wholesale)
  • 516948Gasoline Additive-distributors Wholesale
  • 516949Oils-fuel-treatment Compounds Wholesale
  • 516950Nitrogen (wholesale)
  • 516951Lubricants-synthetic (wholesale)
  • 516952Chemicals-industrial (wholesale)
  • 516953Tear Gas (wholesale)
  • 516954Epoxy Rock Stone Wholesale
  • 516955Anti-freeze Compounds Wholesale
  • 516956Coatings-protective Wholesale
  • 516958Bleaching Compounds Wholesale
  • 516959Boiler Compounds (wholesale)
  • 516960Carbonators (wholesale)
  • 516961Magnesite (wholesale)
  • 516962Oils-synthetic (wholesale)
  • 516963Textile Dyers (wholesale)
  • 516964Brick Preservatives (wholesale)
  • 516965Gases (wholesale)
  • 516966Chemicals-bought (wholesale)
  • 516967Chemicals-surplus Stock Buyers Wholesale
  • 516968Polishes Wholesale
  • 516969Sodium Silicate (wholesale)
  • 516971Wood Restoring Products (wholesale)
  • 516972Gas Compressor Stations (wholesale)
  • 516973Liquid Air (wholesale)
  • 516974Lubricants-dry (wholesale)
  • 516975Oils-emulsion (wholesale)
  • 516977Gums (wholesale)
  • 516978Oil Field Chemicals (wholesale)
  • 516999Chemicals & Allied Products Nec Wholesale

7-digit SIC

  • 5169001Chemicals Wholesale
  • 5169002Chemicals-industrial Wholesale
  • 5169003Specialty Cleaning & Sanitation Preparations Wholesale
  • 5169004Oxygen Wholesale
  • 5169005Industrial & Heavy Chemicals Wholesale
  • 5169006Industrial Gases Wholesale
  • 5169007Detergents & Soaps (except Specialty Cleaning Wholesale)
  • 5169008Compressed & Liquefied Gases Wholesale
  • 5169009Explosives Wholesale
  • 5169010Synthetic Resins, Rubber & Plastic Materials Wholesale
  • 5169011Sealants Wholesale
  • 5169012Chemical Additives Wholesale
  • 5169013Alcohol Wholesale
  • 5169014Dry Ice Wholesale
  • 5169015Adhesives & Sealants Wholesale
  • 5169016Detergents Wholesale
  • 5169017Synthetic Organic Chemicals Wholesale
  • 5169018Swimming Pool & Spa Chemicals Wholesale
  • 5169019Food Additives & Preservatives Wholesale
  • 5169020Compressed Gas Wholesale
  • 5169021Oil Additives Wholesale
  • 5169022Polyurethane Products Wholesale
  • 5169023Concrete Additives Wholesale
  • 5169024Industrial Salts Wholesale
  • 5169025Dyestuffs Wholesale
  • 5169026Sanitation Preparations Wholesale
  • 5169027Carbon Dioxide Wholesale
  • 5169028Chemical Adhesives Wholesale
  • 5169029Drilling Mud Wholesale
  • 5169030Aromatic Chemicals Wholesale
  • 5169031Oils-essential Wholesale
  • 5169032Silicon Lubricants
  • 5169033Alkalines & Chlorine
  • 5169034Waxes (except Petroleum)
  • 5169035Acids Wholesale
  • 5169036Ice Melting Equipment & Supplies Wholesale
  • 5169037Alkalines
  • 5169038Caustic Soda
  • 5169039Glass Coating & Tinting Materials Wholesale
  • 5169040Chlorine Wholesale
  • 5169041Acetylene Wholesale
  • 5169042Absorbents Wholesale
  • 5169043Aerosols
  • 5169044Floor Treatment Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169045Ethanol Wholesale
  • 5169046Laundry Soap Chips & Powder
  • 5169047Ammonia Wholesale
  • 5169048Helium Wholesale
  • 5169049Glue
  • 5169050Oil Additives-distributors Wholesale
  • 5169051Resins-synthetic Rubber
  • 5169052Adhesives & Glues Wholesale
  • 5169053Argon Wholesale
  • 5169054Rosin
  • 5169055Synthetic Rubber
  • 5169056Carbonic Gas Wholesale
  • 5169057Gelatin
  • 5169058Noncorrosive Products & Materials
  • 5169059Chemicals-storage & Handling Wholesale
  • 5169060Anti-corrosion Products
  • 5169061Concrete Curing & Treating Materials Wholesale
  • 5169062Coal Tar Products, Primary & Intermediate
  • 5169063Sealers-asphalt, Concrete, Etc Wholesale
  • 5169064Rust Preventives & Removers Wholesale
  • 5169065Gum & Wood Chemicals
  • 5169066Rustproofing Chemicals
  • 5169067Cleaning Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169068Turpentine
  • 5169069Wax Wholesale
  • 5169070Deodorants Wholesale
  • 5169071Industrial Salts & Polishes
  • 5169072Calcium Chloride Wholesale
  • 5169073Chemical Plant-equipment & Supplies Wholesale
  • 5169074Metal Cyanides, Polishes, Salts
  • 5169075Carbon Products Wholesale
  • 5169076Degreasing Equipment & Supplies Wholesale
  • 5169077Metal Polishes
  • 5169078Nickel Wholesale
  • 5169079Metal Salts
  • 5169080Zinc Wholesale
  • 5169081Polishes Nec
  • 5169082Alcohols & Anti-freeze Compounds
  • 5169083Oil Treating Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169084Anti-freeze Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169085Silicones Wholesale
  • 5169086Carbon Black
  • 5169087Dyes & Dyestuffs Wholesale
  • 5169088Chemical Bulk Station & Terminal
  • 5169089Solvents Wholesale
  • 5169090Odor Neutralizers Wholesale
  • 5169091Manmade Fibers
  • 5169092Floor Waxing Polishing/cleaning Materials Wholesale
  • 5169093Naval Stores
  • 5169094Dishwashing Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169095Surface Active Agents
  • 5169096Carbide Wholesale
  • 5169097Air, Water Or Soil Test Kits
  • 5169098Chromium Wholesale
  • 5169099Industrial Gases
  • 5169100Paint-manufacturing Materials Wholesale
  • 5169101Gasoline Additive-distributors Wholesale
  • 5169102Oils-fuel-treatment Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169103Nitrogen Wholesale
  • 5169104Lubricants-synthetic Wholesale
  • 5169105Tear Gas Wholesale
  • 5169106Epoxy Rock Stone Wholesale
  • 5169107Coatings-protective Wholesale
  • 5169108Bleaching Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169109Boiler Compounds Wholesale
  • 5169110Carbonators Wholesale
  • 5169111Magnesite Wholesale
  • 5169112Oils-synthetic Wholesale
  • 5169113Textile Dyers Wholesale
  • 5169114Brick Preservatives Wholesale
  • 5169115Chemicals-bought Wholesale
  • 5169116Chemicals-surplus Stock Buyers Wholesale
  • 5169117Polishes Wholesale
  • 5169118Sodium Silicate Wholesale
  • 5169119Wood Restoring Products Wholesale
  • 5169120Gas Compressor Stations Wholesale
  • 5169121Liquid Air Wholesale
  • 5169122Lubricants-dry Wholesale
  • 5169123Oils-emulsion Wholesale
  • 5169124Gums Wholesale
  • 5169125Oil Field Chemicals Wholesale

8-digit SIC

  • 51690000Chemicals And Allied Products, Nec
  • 51690100Alkalines And Chlorine
  • 51690101Alkalines
  • 51690102Caustic Soda
  • 51690103Chlorine
  • 51690200Industrial Gases
  • 51690201Acetylene
  • 51690202Aerosols
  • 51690203Carbon Dioxide
  • 51690204Compressed Gas
  • 51690205Dry Ice
  • 51690206Gases, Compressed And Liquefied
  • 51690207Industrial Gases
  • 51690208Oxygen
  • 51690300Detergents And Soaps, Except Specialty Cleaning
  • 51690301Detergents
  • 51690302Laundry Soap Chips And Powder
  • 51690400Specialty Cleaning And Sanitation Preparations
  • 51690401Ammonia
  • 51690402Sanitation Preparations
  • 51690500Adhesives And Sealants
  • 51690501Adhesives, Chemical
  • 51690502Glue
  • 51690503Sealants
  • 51690504Waxes, Except Petroleum
  • 51690600Aromatic Chemicals
  • 51690601Essential Oils
  • 51690700Chemical Additives
  • 51690701Concrete Additives
  • 51690702Oil Additives
  • 51690800Synthetic Resins, Rubber, And Plastic Materials
  • 51690801Polyurethane Products
  • 51690802Resins, Synthetic Rubber
  • 51690803Rosin
  • 51690804Synthetic Rubber
  • 51690900Food Additives And Preservatives
  • 51690901Gelatin
  • 51691000Noncorrosive Products And Materials
  • 51691001Anti-corrosion Products
  • 51691002Coal Tar Products, Primary And Intermediate
  • 51691003Dyestuffs
  • 51691004Gum And Wood Chemicals
  • 51691005Rustproofing Chemicals
  • 51691006Turpentine
  • 51691100Industrial Salts And Polishes
  • 51691101Calcium Chloride
  • 51691102Metal Cyanides, Polishes, Salts
  • 51691103Metal Polishes
  • 51691104Metal Salts
  • 51691105Polishes, Nec
  • 51691106Salts, Industrial
  • 51691200Alcohols And Anti-freeze Compounds
  • 51691201Alcohols
  • 51691202Anti-freeze Compounds
  • 51699901Acids
  • 51699902Carbon Black
  • 51699903Chemical Bulk Station And Terminal
  • 51699904Chemicals, Industrial And Heavy
  • 51699905Drilling Mud
  • 51699906Explosives
  • 51699907Industrial Chemicals
  • 51699908Manmade Fibers
  • 51699909Naval Stores
  • 51699910Organic Chemicals, Synthetic
  • 51699911Silicon Lubricants
  • 51699912Surface Active Agents
  • 51699913Swimming Pool And Spa Chemicals
  • 51699914Air, Water Or Soil Test Kits