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Description for 3421: Cutlery

Division D: Manufacturing | Major Group 34: Fabricated Metal Products, Except Machinery And Transportation Equipment

Industry Group 342: Cutlery, Handtools, And General Hardware


3421 Cutlery
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing safety razors, razor blades, scissors, shears, and other cutlery of metal, except precious metal and table cutlery with handles of metal. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing precious metal cutlery and table cutlery with handles of metal are classified in Industry 3914; those manufacturing electric razors, knives, or scissors are classified in Industry 3634; those manufacturing hair clippers for human use are classified in Industry 3999 and for animal use in Industry 3523; and those manufacturing power hedge shears and trimmers are classified in Industry 3524.
  • Barbers'scissors
  • Butchers'knives
  • Carving sets: except all metal
  • Cleavers
  • Clippers, fingernail and toenail
  • Cutlery, except table cutlery with handles of metal
  • Forks, table: except all metal
  • Hedge shears and trimmers, except power
  • Kitchen cutlery
  • Knife blades
  • Knife blanks
  • Knives, table: metal, except all metal
  • Knives: butchers', hunting, pocket, table-except all metal table and
  • Potato peelers, hand
  • Razor blades
  • Razors: safety and straight
  • Safety razor blades
  • Scissors, hand
  • Shears, hand
  • Shears, metal cutting: hand
  • Snips, tinners'
  • Swords
  • Table cutlery, except table cutlery with handles of metal
  • Tailors'scissors


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