3321 Forging and Stamping

This industry group comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following manufacturing activities:

  1. forgings from purchased metals;
  2. metal custom roll forming products;
  3. metal stamped and spun products (except automotive, cans, and coins); and
  4. powder metallurgy products.

Establishments making metal forgings, metal stampings, and metal spun products and further manufacturing (e.g., machining and assembling) a specific manufactured product are classified in the industry of the finished product. Metal forging, metal stamping, and metal spun products establishments may perform surface finishing operations, such as cleaning and deburring, on the products they manufacture.