NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 4246

Industry Group 4246

NAICS 4 digit Industry Group 4246 – Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS 4 digit industry group 4246: This industry group comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of chemicals, plastics materials and basic forms and shapes, and allied products.

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 4246 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 42: Wholesale Trade
    • Subsector 424: Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
      • Industry Group 4246: Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42461: Plastics Materials and Basic Forms and Shapes Merchant Wholesalers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424610: Plastics Materials and Basic Forms and Shapes Merchant Wholesalers
        • Industry 42469: Other Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 424690: Other Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers

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NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 4246