NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42352

Industry 42352

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 42352 – Coal and Other Mineral and Ore Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 42352: See industry description for NAICS 423520 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 423520: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of coal, coke, metal ores, and/or nonmetallic minerals (except precious and semiprecious stones and minerals used in construction, such as sand and gravel).

Cross-References for Industry 42352

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 42352. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of nonmetallic minerals used in construction, such as sand and gravel–are classified in Industry NAICS 423320, Brick, Stone, and Related Construction Material Merchant Wholesalers;
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of crude petroleum–are classified in Industry Group 4247, Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of precious and semiprecious stones and metals–are classified in Industry NAICS 423940, Jewelry, Watch, Precious Stone, and Precious Metal Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 42352

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 42352. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Coal merchant wholesalers
  • Coke merchant wholesalers
  • Concentrates, metallic, merchant wholesalers
  • Fuel, coal and coke, merchant wholesalers
  • Metal ores merchant wholesalers
  • Metallic concentrates merchant wholesalers
  • Minerals (except construction materials, petroleum) merchant wholesalers
  • Nonmetallic minerals (except precious and semiprecious stones and minerals used in construction, such as sand and gravel)
  • Ore concentrates merchant wholesalers
  • Ores (e.g., gold, iron, lead, silver, zinc) merchant wholesalers

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 42: Wholesale Trade
    • Subsector 423: Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
      • Industry Group 4235: Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42352: Coal and Other Mineral and Ore Merchant Wholesalers (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 423520: Coal and Other Mineral and Ore Merchant Wholesalers

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