331492 Secondary Smelting, Refining, and Alloying of Nonferrous Metal (except Copper and Aluminum)

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in:

  1. alloying purchased nonferrous metals and/or
  2. recovering nonferrous metals from scrap.

Establishments in this industry make primary forms (e.g., bar, billet, bloom, cake, ingot, slab, slug, and wire) using smelting or refining processes.