NAICS Code 331314

NAICS 331314

NAICS Code 331314 – Secondary Smelting and Alloying of Aluminum

Definition of NAICS Code 331314: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the following:

  1. Recovering aluminum and aluminum alloys from scrap and/or dross (i.e., secondary smelting) and making billet or ingot (except by rolling) and/or
  2. Manufacturing alloys, powder, paste, or flake from purchased aluminum.
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Cross Reference Guide for Code 331314

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Refining alumina or making aluminum and/or aluminum alloys from alumina–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 331313, Alumina Refining and Primary Aluminum Production;
  • Manufacturing aluminum sheet, plate, and foil from purchased aluminum or by recovering aluminum from scrap and flat rolling or continuous casting–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 331315, Aluminum Sheet, Plate, and Foil Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing aluminum extruded products or rolled ingot or billet from purchased aluminum or by recovering aluminum from scrap and extruding, rolling, or drawing–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 331318, Other Aluminum Rolling, Drawing, and Extruding;
  • Sorting and breaking up scrap metal without also smelting or refining–are classified in Industry NAICS 423930, Recyclable Material Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Operating facilities where commingled recyclable materials, such as paper, plastics, used beverage cans, and metals, are sorted into distinct categories without also smelting or refining–are classified in Industry NAICS 562920, Materials Recovery Facilities.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 331314

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 this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Alloying purchased aluminum metals
  • Aluminum alloys made from scrap or dross
  • Aluminum billet made from purchased aluminum
  • Aluminum billet made in integrated secondary smelting and rolling mills
  • Aluminum extrusion ingot (i.e., billet), secondary
  • Aluminum flakes made from purchased aluminum
  • Aluminum ingot made from purchased aluminum
  • Aluminum ingot, secondary smelting of aluminum and manufacturing
  • Aluminum ingot, secondary, manufacturing
  • Aluminum recovering from scrap and making ingot and billet (except by rolling)
  • Aluminum smelting, secondary, and making ingot and billet (except by rolling)
  • Flakes, aluminum, made from purchased aluminum
  • Metal powder and flake made from purchased aluminum
  • Paste made from purchased aluminum
  • Powder made from purchased aluminum
  • Refining aluminum, secondary

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 331314

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 1438NAICS 331314
  • CA WC: 1438
  • DE WC: 0402
  • PA WC: 402
  • MI WC: 1438
  • NJ WC: 1438
  • NY WC: 1438
  • WY WC: 331314
  • GL: 56920
  • SIC: 3341

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 331314 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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 31-33: Manufacturing
  • Subsector 331: Primary Metal Manufacturing
  • Industry Group 3313: Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
  • Industry 33131: Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 331313: Alumina Refining and Primary Aluminum Production
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 331314: Secondary Smelting and Alloying of Aluminum
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 331315: Aluminum Sheet, Plate, and Foil Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 331318: Other Aluminum Rolling, Drawing, and Extruding
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