Industry Sector

Manufacturing

Total Companies

1,662

Est. Employment

3,498

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing nitrogenous fertilizer materials or mixed fertilizers from nitrogenous materials produced in the same establishment. Included are ammonia fertilizer compounds and anhydrous ammonia, nitric acid, ammonium nitrate, ammonium sulfate and nitrogen solutions, urea, and natural organic fertilizers (except compost) and mixtures.

Snapshot

SIC Code 2873 - Nitrogenous Fertilizers is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 1,662 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 3,498 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 2873 - Nitrogenous Fertilizers are:

  • Ammonia liquor
  • Ammonium nitrate and sulfate
  • Anhydrous ammonia
  • Aqua ammonia, made in ammonia plants
  • Fertilizers, mixed: made in plants producing nitrogenous fertilizer
  • Fertilizers: natural (organic), except compost
  • Nitric acid
  • Nitrogen solutions (fertilizer)
  • Plant foods, mixed: made in plants producing nitrogenous fertilizer
  • Urea

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 2873

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 2873 – Nitrogenous Fertilizers. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 287301 Fertilizers (manufacturers)
  • 287302 Ammonia (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

  • 2873001 Fertilizers (manufacturers)
  • 2873002 Natural Fertilizers (except Compost)
  • 2873003 Ammonia (manufacturers)
  • 2873004 Ammonia Liquor
  • 2873005 Ammonium Nitrate, Ammonium Sulfate
  • 2873006 Anhydrous Ammonia
  • 2873007 Nitric Acid
  • 2873008 Nitrogen Solutions
  • 2873009 Plant Foods-Mixed Nitrogen Fertilizers
  • 2873010 Urea

8-digit SIC

  • 28730000 Nitrogenous Fertilizers
  • 28730100 Ammonia And Ammonium Salts
  • 28730101 Ammonia Liquor
  • 28730102 Ammonium Nitrate, Ammonium Sulfate
  • 28730103 Anhydrous Ammonia
  • 28739901 Fertilizers: Natural (organic), Except Compost
  • 28739902 Nitric Acid
  • 28739903 Nitrogen Solutions (fertilizer)
  • 28739904 Plant Foods, Mixed: From Plants Making Nitrog. Fertilizers
  • 28739905 Urea