NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 3116

Industry Group 3116

NAICS 4 digit Industry Group 3116 – Animal Slaughtering and Processing

Definition of NAICS 4 digit industry group 3116: Animal Slaughtering and Processing.

Four Digit Industry Group Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group (Where you are now), 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If industry group 3116 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.


  • Sector 31-33: Manufacturing
    • Subsector 311: Food Manufacturing
      • Industry Group 3116: Animal Slaughtering and Processing
        • Industry 31161: Animal Slaughtering and Processing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311611: Animal (except Poultry) Slaughtering
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311612: Meat Processed from Carcasses
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311613: Rendering and Meat Byproduct Processing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311615: Poultry Processing

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NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 3116