Industry Sector

Manufacturing

Total Companies

4,036

Est. Employment

63,360

Description

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.

Snapshot

SIC Code 2421 - Sawmills and Planing Mills, General is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 4,036 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 63,360 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 2421 - Sawmills and Planing Mills, General are:

  • 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

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 2421 - Sawmills and Planing Mills, General that is a better classification match.

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

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 2421

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 2421 – Sawmills and Planing Mills, General. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

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

7-digit SIC

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

8-digit SIC

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