NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31212

Industry 31212

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 31212 – Breweries

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31212: See industry description for 312120 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 312120: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in brewing beer, ale, malt liquors, and nonalcoholic beer.

Cross-References for Industry 31212

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 31212. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Bottling purchased malt beverages–are classified in Industry NAICS 424810, Beer and Ale Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Manufacturing malt–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 311213, Malt Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 31212

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 31212. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Ale brewing
  • Beer brewing
  • Beverages, beer, ale, and malt liquors, manufacturing
  • Breweries
  • Grain, brewers’ spent, manufacturing
  • Lager brewing
  • Malt liquor brewing
  • Near beer brewing
  • Nonalcoholic beer brewing
  • Porter brewing
  • Stout brewing

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.

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