NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31135

Industry 31135

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 31135 – Chocolate and Confectionery Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31135: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in

  1. Manufacturing chocolate and chocolate confectioneries from cacao beans, or
  2. Manufacturing chocolate confectioneries from chocolate produced elsewhere.

Included in this industry are establishments primarily engaged in retailing chocolate confectionery products not for immediate consumption made on the premises from chocolate made elsewhere.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 31135

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 31135. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing, not for immediate consumption, nonchocolate confectioneries–are classified in Industry 31134, Nonchocolate Confectionery Manufacturing;
  • Retailing confectioneries not for immediate consumption made elsewhere–are classified in Industry 44529, Other Specialty Food Stores; and
  • Preparing and selling confectioneries for immediate consumption–are classified in Industry 72251, Restaurants and Other Eating Places.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 31135

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 31135. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Baking chocolate made from cacao beans
  • Baking chocolate made from purchased chocolate
  • Candy bars, chocolate (including chocolate covered), made from cacao beans
  • Candy stores, chocolate, candy made on premises not for immediate consumption
  • Candy, chocolate, made from cacao beans
  • Chocolate (coating, instant, liquor, syrups) made from purchased chocolate
  • Chocolate (e.g., coatings, instant, liquor, syrups) made from cacao beans
  • Chocolate bars made from cocoa beans
  • Chocolate coatings and syrups made from purchased chocolate
  • Chocolate covered candy bars made from purchased chocolate
  • Chocolate covered granola bars made from purchased chocolate
  • Chocolate, confectionery, made from cacao beans
  • Coatings, chocolate, made from cacao beans
  • Cocoa (e.g., instant, mix, mixed with other ingredients, powder drink, powdered) made from cacao beans
  • Cocoa butter made from cocoa beans
  • Cocoa, powdered drink, prepared, made from purchased chocolate
  • Cocoa, powdered, made from purchased chocolate
  • Cocoa, powdered, mixed with other ingredients, made from purchased chocolate
  • Confectionery chocolate made from cacao beans
  • Cooking chocolate made from cacao beans
  • Drink powdered mixes, cocoa, made from cacao
  • Drink powdered mixes, cocoa, made from purchased cocoa
  • Fudge, chocolate, made from cacao beans
  • Fudge, chocolate, made from purchased chocolate
  • Granola bars and clusters, chocolate, made from cacao beans
  • Granola bars and clusters, chocolate, made from purchased chocolate
  • Liquor, chocolate, made from cacao beans
  • Liquor, chocolate, made from purchased chocolate
  • Nuts, chocolate covered, made from cacao beans
  • Nuts, chocolate covered, made from purchased chocolate
  • Syrup, chocolate, made from cacao beans
  • Syrup, chocolate, made from purchased chocolate

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 31135: Chocolate and Confectionery Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311351: Chocolate and Confectionery Manufacturing from Cacao Beans
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 311352: Confectionery Manufacturing from Purchased Chocolate

NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31135 | Class Codes