Division 24 - Manufacture of basic metals

Activites related with SIC Division 24, Manufacture of basic metals

Division 24

Hierarchy of Division 24

  • Section CManufacturing
  • Division 24Manufacture of basic metals

Groups inside Division 24

  • Group 241Manufacture of basic iron and steel
  • Group 242Manufacture of basic precious and other non-ferrous metals
  • Group 243Casting of metals

List of terms related whith SIC Code 24

What activities does the Division 24 contain?

This division includes the activities of smelting and/or refining ferrous and non-ferrous metals from ore, pig or scrap, using electrometallurgic and other process metallurgic techniques.

This division also includes the manufacture of metal alloys and super-alloys by introducing other chemical elements to pure metals.

The output of smelting and refining, usually in ingot form, is used in rolling, drawing and extruding operations to make products such as plate, sheet, strip, bars, rods, wire, tubes, pipes and hollow profiles, and in molten form to make castings and other basic metal products.