US Market Industry – Mining & Metals


Sector: Basic Materials

The Mining & Metals – Specialty industry consists of companies engaged in the mining, beneficiating and basic processing of non-ferrous metals, such as copper, zinc, lead, tin, nickel, cobalt, graphite, titanium and other non-ferrous metals for the manufacturing of foils, pipes, tubes, rods, sheets, plates, powders and wires. The Mining & Metals – Specialty industry excludes Steel, Aluminum, Precious Metals & Minerals; coal, classified in Coal; potash mining, classified in Chemicals – Agricultural; value-added wires, springs and industrial components, classified in Industrial Machinery & Equipment; and electrical wires, classified in Electrical Components & Equipment.