NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32111

Industry 32111

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 32111 – Sawmills and Wood Preservation

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32111: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following:

  1. Sawing dimension lumber, boards, beams, timber, poles, ties, shingles, shakes, siding, and wood chips from logs or bolts;
  2. Sawing round wood poles, pilings, and posts and treating them with preservatives; and
  3. Treating wood sawed, planed, or shaped in other establishments with creosote or other preservatives to prevent decay and to protect against fire and insects.

Sawmills may plane the rough lumber that they make with a planing machine to achieve smoothness and uniformity of size.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 32111

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 32111. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Operating portable chipper mills in the field–are classified in Industry 11331, Logging;
  • Manufacturing wood products (except round wood poles, pilings, and posts) and treating them with preservatives–are classified elsewhere in Subsector 321, Wood Product Manufacturing, based on the related production process;
  • Manufacturing veneer from logs and bolts or manufacturing engineered lumber and structural members other than solid wood–are classified in Industry 32121, Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing; and
  • Planing purchased lumber or manufacturing cut stock or dimension stock (i.e., shapes) from logs or bolts– are classified in Industry 32191, Millwork.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 32111

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 32111. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Beams, wood, made from logs or bolts
  • Boards, wood, made from logs or bolts
  • Bridge and trestle parts, wood, treating
  • Ceiling lumber, made from logs or bolts
  • Chipper mills (except portable)
  • Creosoting of wood
  • Crossties, treating
  • Custom sawmills
  • Dimension lumber, hardwood, made from logs or bolts
  • Dimension lumber, made from logs or bolts
  • Dimension lumber, softwood, made from logs or bolts
  • Flitches (i.e., veneer stock) made in sawmills
  • Flooring, wood block, treating
  • Lumber (i.e., rough, dressed) made from logs or bolts
  • Lumber, hardwood dimension, made from logs or bolts
  • Lumber, softwood dimension, made from logs or bolts
  • Millwork, treating
  • Mine props, treating
  • Mine ties, wood, treated, manufacturing
  • Pilings, foundation and marine construction, treating
  • Pilings, round wood, cutting and treating
  • Pilings, wood, treating
  • Poles, round wood, cutting and treating
  • Poles, wood, made from from log or bolts
  • Poles, wood, treating
  • Posts, round wood, cutting and treating
  • Posts, wood, treating
  • Preserving purchased wood and wood products
  • Pressure treated lumber made from logs or bolts and treated
  • Pressure treated lumber made from purchased lumber
  • Railroad ties (i.e., bridge, cross, switch) treating
  • Sawdust and shavings (i.e., sawmill byproducts) manufacturing
  • Sawed lumber made in sawmills
  • Sawmills
  • Shakes (i.e., hand split shingles) manufacturing
  • Shingle mills, wood
  • Shingles, wood, sawed or hand split, manufacturing
  • Siding mills, wood
  • Siding, dressed lumber, manufacturing
  • Structural lumber and timber, treating
  • Stud mills
  • Ties, railroad, made from logs or bolts
  • Ties, wood railroad bridge, cross, and switch, treating
  • Ties, wood, made from logs or bolts
  • Timber, structural, treating
  • Timbers, made from logs or bolts
  • Treating purchased wood and wood products
  • Treating wood products with creosote or other preservatives
  • Trestle parts, wood, treating
  • Wood chips made in sawmills
  • Wood fence (i.e., pickets, poling, rails), treating
  • Wood products, creosoting purchased wood products

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 321: Wood Product Manufacturing
      • Industry Group 3211: Sawmills and Wood Preservation
        • Industry 32111: Sawmills and Wood Preservation (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 321113: Sawmills
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 321114: Wood Preservation

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