NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31122

Industry 31122

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 31122 – Starch and Vegetable Fats and Oils Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31122: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following:

  1. Wet milling corn and vegetables;
  2. Crushing oilseeds and tree nuts;
  3. Refining and/or blending vegetable oils;
  4. Manufacturing shortening and margarine; and
  5. Blending purchased animal fats with vegetable fats.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 31122

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 31122. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing table syrups from corn syrup and starch base dessert powders–are classified in Industry 31199, All Other Food Manufacturing;
  • Reducing maple sap to maple syrup–are classified in Industry 11199, All Other Crop Farming;
  • Milling flour or meal from grains and vegetables–are classified in Industry 31121, Flour Milling and Malt Manufacturing;
  • Wet milling corn to produce nonpotable ethyl alcohol–are classified in Industry 32519, Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing;
  • Rendering or refining animal fats and oils–are classified in Industry 31161, Animal Slaughtering and Processing; and
  • Manufacturing laundry starches–are classified in Industry 32561, Soap and Cleaning Compound Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 31122

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 31122. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Canola (rapeseed) oil, cake and meal, made from purchased oils
  • Canola (rapeseed) oil, cake and meal, made in crushing mills
  • Castor oil and pomace made in crushing mills
  • Coconut oil made from purchased oils
  • Coconut oil made in crushing mills
  • Corn dextrin manufacturing
  • Corn gluten feed manufacturing
  • Corn gluten meal manufacturing
  • Corn oil cake and meal manufacturing
  • Corn oil made from purchased oils
  • Corn oil mills
  • Corn oil, crude and refined, made by wet milling corn
  • Corn starch manufacturing
  • Corn sweeteners (e.g., dextrose, fructose, glucose) made by wet milling corn
  • Cottonseed oil made from purchased oils
  • Cottonseed oil, cake and meal, made in crushing mills
  • Crude corn oil manufacturing
  • Dextrin made by wet milling corn
  • Flaxseed oil made from purchased oils
  • Flaxseed oil made in crushing mills
  • Gluten feed, flour, and meal, made by wet milling corn
  • Gluten manufacturing
  • Grease, inedible, animal and vegetable, refining and blending purchased oils
  • HFCS (high fructose corn syrup) manufacturing
  • High fructose corn syrup (HFCS) manufacturing
  • Hydrogenating purchased oil
  • Lecithin made from purchased oils
  • Lecithin, cottonseed, made in crushing mills
  • Lecithin, soybean, made in crushing mills
  • Linseed oil made from purchased oils
  • Linseed oil, cake and meal, made in crushing mills
  • Maltodextrins manufacturing
  • Margarine and other corn oils made by wet milling corn
  • Margarine-butter blend made from purchased fats and oils
  • Margarines (including imitation) made from purchased fats and oils
  • Oil, corn crude and refined, made by wet milling corn
  • Oil, olive, made from purchased oils
  • Oil, vegetable stearin, made from purchased oils
  • Olive oil made from purchased oils
  • Olive oil made in crushing mills
  • Palm-kernel oil made from purchased oils
  • Palm-kernel oil, cake, and meal made in crushing mills
  • Peanut cake, meal, and oil made in crushing mills
  • Peanut oil made from purchased oils
  • Potato starches manufacturing
  • Rapeseed (i.e., canola) oil made from purchased oils
  • Rapeseed (i.e., canola) oil made in crushing mills
  • Rice starches manufacturing
  • Root starches manufacturing
  • Safflower oil made from purchased oils
  • Safflower oil made in crushing mills
  • Shortening made from purchased fats and oils
  • Shortening made in crushing mills
  • Soybean cakes and meal manufacturing
  • Soybean cooking oil made from purchased oils
  • Soybean flour and grits manufacturing
  • Soybean millfeed made in oil mills
  • Soybean oil mills
  • Soybean oil, cake, and meal, made in crushing mills
  • Soybean oil, crude, manufacturing
  • Soybean oil, deodorized, made in oil mills
  • Soybean oil, refined, made in crushing mills
  • Soybean protein concentrates made in crushing mills
  • Soybean protein isolates made in crushing mills
  • Starches (except laundry) manufacturing
  • Steepwater concentrate manufacturing
  • Sugar made by wet milling corn
  • Sunflower seed oil, cake and meal, made in crushing mills
  • Syrup, corn, made by wet milling
  • Table oil made from purchased oils
  • Table oil, corn, made by wet milling
  • Tapioca manufacturing
  • Tree nut oils (e.g., tung, walnut) made from purchased oils
  • Tree nut oils (e.g., tung, walnut) made in crushing mill
  • Vegetable oils made from purchased oils
  • Vegetable oils made in crushing mills
  • Vegetable starches manufacturing
  • Wet milling corn and other vegetables

Industry 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, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page 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 3112: Grain and Oilseed Milling
        • Industry 31122: Starch and Vegetable Fats and Oils Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311221: Wet Corn Milling
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311224: Soybean and Other Oilseed Processing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311225: Fats and Oils Refining and Blending

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