NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31331

Industry 31331

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 31331 – Textile and Fabric Finishing Mills

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 31331: See industry description for 313310 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 313310: This industry comprises of the following:

  1. Establishments primarily engaged in finishing of textiles, fabrics, and apparel, and
  2. Establishments of converters who buy fabric goods in the grey, have them finished on contract, and sell at wholesale. Finishing operations include: bleaching, dyeing, printing (e.g., roller, screen, flock, plisse), stonewashing, and other mechanical finishing, such as preshrinking, shrinking, sponging, calendering, mercerizing, and napping; as well as cleaning, scouring, and the preparation of natural fibers and raw stock.

Cross-References for Industry 31331

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 31331. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Coating or impregnating fabrics–are classified in Industry NAICS 313320, Fabric Coating Mills;
  • Knitting or knitting and finishing fabric–are classified in Industry NAICS 313240, Knit Fabric Mills;
  • Manufacturing and finishing apparel–are classified in Subsector 315, Apparel Manufacturing;
  • Weaving and finishing fabrics–are classified in Industry Group 3132, Fabric Mills;
  • Manufacturing and finishing rugs and carpets–are classified in Industry NAICS 314110, Carpet and Rug Mills; and
  • Printing on apparel–are classified in Industry 32311, Printing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 31331

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 31331. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Bleaching textile products, apparel, and fabrics
  • Burling and mending fabrics
  • Calendering textile products, apparel, and fabrics
  • Carbonizing textile fibers
  • Carding textile fibers
  • Chemical finishing (e.g., fire, mildew, water resistance) fabrics
  • Combing and converting top
  • Combing textile fibers
  • Converters, piece goods
  • Converting textiles
  • Crease resistant finishing of fabrics
  • Dyeing gloves, woven or knit, for the trade
  • Dyeing textile products and fabrics
  • Embossing textile products and fabrics
  • Fabric finishing
  • Gassing yarn (i.e., singeing)
  • Mercerizing textile products and fabrics
  • Napping textile products and fabrics
  • Preshrinking textile products and fabrics
  • Printing fabric grey goods
  • Printing textile products (except apparel)
  • Scouring and combing textile fibers
  • Screen printing fabric grey goods and textile products (except apparel)
  • Shrinking textile products and fabrics
  • Sizing of fabric
  • Sponging textile products and fabrics
  • Stone washing textile products, apparel, and fabrics
  • Sueding textile products and fabrics
  • Teaseling fabrics
  • Textile products finishing
  • Thread finishing
  • Wool tops and noils 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 313: Textile Mills
      • Industry Group 3133: Textile and Fabric Finishing and Fabric Coating Mills
        • Industry 31331: Textile and Fabric Finishing Mills (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 313310: Textile and Fabric Finishing Mills

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