NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31131

Industry 31131

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 31131 – Sugar Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31131: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing raw sugar, liquid sugar, and refined sugar from sugarcane, raw cane sugar and sugar beets.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 31131

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 31131. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing corn sweeteners by wet milling corn–are classified in Industry 31122, Starch and Vegetable Fats and Oils Manufacturing;
  • 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; and
  • Manufacturing synthetic sweeteners (i.e., sweetening agents), such as saccharin and sugar substitutes (i.e., synthetic sweetener blended with other ingredients)–are classified in Subsector 325, Chemical Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 31131

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 31131. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Beet pulp, dried, manufacturing
  • Beet sugar refining
  • Blackstrap molasses manufacturing
  • Brown beet sugar refining
  • Brown sugar made from beet sugar
  • Brown sugar manufacturing
  • Cane sugar manufacturing
  • Cane syrup manufacturing
  • Confectioner’s beet sugar manufacturing
  • Confectioner’s powdered sugar manufacturing
  • Granulated beet sugar manufacturing
  • Granulated cane sugar manufacturing
  • Invert sugar manufacturing
  • Liquid beet syrup manufacturing
  • Liquid sugar made from beet sugar
  • Liquid sugar manufacturing
  • Molasses made from sugar beets
  • Molasses manufacturing
  • Molasses, blackstrap, manufacturing
  • Raw beet sugar manufacturing
  • Sugar, cane, manufacturing
  • Sugar, clarified, granulated, and raw, manufacturing
  • Sugar, confectionery, made from sugar beets
  • Sugar, confectionery, manufacturing
  • Sugar, granulated, made from sugar beets
  • Sugar, granulated, manufacturing
  • Sugar, invert, made from sugar beets
  • Sugar, invert, manufacturing
  • Sugar, liquid, made from sugar beets
  • Sugar, raw, manufacturing
  • Sugar, refined, manufacturing
  • Sugarcane mills
  • Sugarcane refining
  • Syrup made from sugar beets
  • Syrup, cane, manufacturing

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 3113: Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
        • Industry 31131: Sugar Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311313: Beet Sugar Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311314: Cane Sugar Manufacturing

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