2007 NAICS Definition
This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) direct reduction of iron ore; (2) manufacturing pig iron in molten or solid form; (3) converting pig iron into steel; (4) manufacturing ferroalloys; (5) making steel; (6) making steel and manufacturing shapes (e.g., bar, plate, rod, sheet, strip, wire); and (7) making steel and forming pipe and tube.
Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
- Manufacturing nonferrous superalloys, such as cobalt or nickel-based superalloys--are classified in Industry 33149, Nonferrous Metal (except Copper and Aluminum) Rolling, Drawing, Extruding, and Alloying; and
- Operating coke ovens--are classified in Industry 32419, Other Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing.