1997 Economic Census:
Manufacturing
Montana


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Manufacturing by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  31-33 Manufacturing 1,160 4,866,279 560,115 19,611
311 Food mfg 145 466,563 52,348 2,024
312 Beverage & tobacco product mfg 24 83,615 7,775 322
314 Textile product mills 30 19,368 6,155 348
315 Apparel mfg 18 3,647 1,123 110
321 Wood product mfg 154 1,008,580 152,826 5,204
322 Paper mfg 4 D D (500-999)
323 Printing & related support activities 105 67,907 20,038 1,030
324 Petroleum & coal products mfg 6 1,517,675 47,486 866
325 Chemical mfg 49 200,131 15,364 480
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 32 23,820 5,153 236
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 82 166,311 33,391 1,071
331 Primary metal mfg 16 D D (1000-2499)
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 122 115,865 28,555 1,195
333 Machinery mfg 47 234,154 43,773 1,614
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 30 D D (250-499)
336 Transportation equipment mfg 37 58,733 16,247 562
337 Furniture & related product mfg 84 52,101 15,176 750
339 Miscellaneous mfg 143 120,927 29,889 1,405

 

 

Manufacturing by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
31-33 Manufacturing 1,160 4,866,279 560,115 19,611
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
311 Food mfg 145 466,563 52,348 2,024
3111 Animal food mfg 17 31,202 3,192 133
311119 Other animal food mfg 16 D D (100-249)
3112 Grain & oilseed milling 9 76,525 4,946 151
31121 Flour milling & malt mfg 5 72,084 4,049 123
311211 Flour milling 3 D D (100-249)
3113 Sugar & confectionery product mfg 14 D D (250-499)
31131 Sugar mfg 2 D D (250-499)
311313 Beet sugar mfg 2 D D (250-499)
3115 Dairy product mfg 11 89,833 10,389 330
31151 Dairy product (except frozen) mfg 10 D D (250-499)
311511 Fluid milk mfg 6 D D (250-499)
3116 Meat product mfg 40 53,190 5,738 303
31161 Animal slaughtering & processing 40 53,190 5,738 303
311611 Animal (except poultry) slaughtering 27 D D (100-249)
311612 Meat processed from carcasses 12 31,267 3,940 180
3118 Bakeries & tortilla mfg 35 53,759 14,842 618
31181 Bread & bakery product mfg 31 D D (500-999)
311812 Commercial bakeries 5 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
312 Beverage & tobacco product mfg 24 83,615 7,775 322
3121 Beverage mfg 24 83,615 7,775 322
31211 Soft drink & ice mfg 12 75,211 6,454 271
312111 Soft drink mfg 6 74,441 6,255 258
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
314 Textile product mills 30 19,368 6,155 348
3149 Other textile product mills 24 18,393 5,960 332
31491 Textile bag & canvas mills 14 7,283 3,368 183
314911 Textile bag mills 7 4,941 2,725 151
31499 All other textile product mills 10 11,110 2,592 149
314999 All other miscellaneous textile product mills 10 11,110 2,592 149
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
315 Apparel mfg 18 3,647 1,123 110
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
321 Wood product mfg 154 1,008,580 152,826 5,204
3211 Sawmills & wood preservation 61 528,299 68,329 2,327
321113 Sawmills 52 520,460 67,357 2,289
3212 Veneer, plywood, & engineered wood product mfg 22 354,826 59,676 1,792
321212 Softwood veneer & plywood mfg 4 D D (1000-2499)
321219 Reconstituted wood product mfg 5 D D (250-499)
3219 Other wood product mfg 71 125,455 24,821 1,085
32191 Millwork 25 73,467 12,620 545
321911 Wood window & door mfg 9 D D (100-249)
321912 Cut stock, resawing lumber, & planing 14 59,831 9,046 384
32199 All other wood product mfg 42 48,718 11,673 515
321992 Prefabricated wood building mfg 25 44,361 10,379 422
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
322 Paper mfg 4 D D (500-999)
3221 Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills 1 D D (500-999)
32213 Paperboard mills 1 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
323 Printing & related support activities 105 67,907 20,038 1,030
32311 Printing 97 67,229 19,812 1,013
323110 Commercial lithographic printing 58 43,040 13,862 655
323113 Commercial screen printing 5 12,475 2,471 149
323114 Quick printing 26 6,543 2,183 136
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
324 Petroleum & coal products mfg 6 1,517,675 47,486 866
32411 Petroleum refineries 4 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
325 Chemical mfg 49 200,131 15,364 480
3251 Basic chemical mfg 10 59,854 6,854 168
3253 Pesticide, fertilizer, & other agricultural chemical mfg 14 80,845 4,346 176
32531 Fertilizer mfg 11 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 32 23,820 5,153 236
3261 Plastics product mfg 24 16,899 3,626 164
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 82 166,311 33,391 1,071
3273 Cement & concrete product mfg 61 129,006 27,340 883
32731 Cement mfg 2 D D (100-249)
32732 Ready-mix concrete mfg 41 66,767 15,438 556
3279 Other nonmetallic mineral product mfg 11 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
331 Primary metal mfg 16 D D (1000-2499)
3313 Alumina & aluminum production & processing 1 D D (500-999)
331312 Primary aluminum production 1 D D (500-999)
3314 Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) production & processing 2 D D (250-499)
33141 Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting & refining 2 D D (250-499)
331419 Other nonferrous metal primary smelting & refining 2 D D (250-499)
3315 Foundries 13 10,427 3,269 162
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 122 115,865 28,555 1,195
3322 Cutlery & handtool mfg 7 32,547 4,936 274
332212 Hand & edge tool mfg 3 D D (100-249)
3323 Architectural & structural metals mfg 23 54,431 13,653 479
33231 Plate work & fabricated structural product mfg 12 47,208 11,895 414
332312 Fabricated structural metal mfg 11 D D (250-499)
3327 Machine shops, turned product, & screw, nut, & bolt mfg 57 14,394 5,849 259
33271 Machine shops 57 14,394 5,849 259
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
333 Machinery mfg 47 234,154 43,773 1,614
3331 Agriculture, construction, & mining machinery mfg 15 D D (100-249)
3332 Industrial machinery mfg 7 D D (1000-2499)
33329 Other industrial machinery mfg 5 D D (1000-2499)
333298 All other industrial machinery mfg 2 D D (1000-2499)
3339 Other general-purpose machinery mfg 16 24,580 5,983 247
33392 Material handling equipment mfg 5 13,577 3,039 122
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 30 D D (250-499)
3344 Semiconductor & other electronic component mfg 9 D D (100-249)
334418 Printed circuit assembly (electronic assembly) mfg 3 D D (100-249)
3345 Navigational, measuring, medical, & control instruments mfg 9 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
336 Transportation equipment mfg 37 58,733 16,247 562
3362 Motor vehicle body & trailer mfg 9 26,991 7,697 251
336212 Truck trailer mfg 2 D D (100-249)
3365 Railroad rolling stock mfg 1 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
337 Furniture & related product mfg 84 52,101 15,176 750
3371 Household & institutional furniture & kitchen cabinet mfg 72 29,985 9,431 496
33711 Wood kitchen cabinet & counter top mfg 37 11,823 3,820 212
33712 Household & institutional furniture mfg 35 18,162 5,611 284
337122 Nonupholstered wood household furniture mfg 25 7,838 2,815 168
3372 Office furniture (including fixtures) mfg 10 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
339 Miscellaneous mfg 143 120,927 29,889 1,405
3391 Medical equipment & supplies mfg 54 18,934 5,398 232
3399 Other miscellaneous mfg 89 101,993 24,491 1,173
33991 Jewelry & silverware mfg 9 D D (100-249)
339914 Costume jewelry & novelty mfg 5 D D (100-249)
33992 Sporting & athletic goods mfg 24 33,032 7,177 386
33995 Sign mfg 22 9,092 3,762 142
33999 All other miscellaneous mfg 23 19,245 5,430 281
339992 Musical instrument mfg 3 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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