NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32211

Industry 32211

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 32211 – Pulp Mills

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32211: See industry description for NAICS 322110 below.

Industry Description of NAICS 322110: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing pulp without manufacturing paper or paperboard. The pulp is made by separating the cellulose fibers from the other impurities in wood or other materials, such as used or recycled rags, linters, scrap paper, and straw.

Cross-References for Industry 32211

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 32211. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing both pulp and paper–are classified in Industry 32212, Paper Mills; and
  • Manufacturing both pulp and paperboard–are classified in Industry NAICS 322130, Paperboard Mills.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 32211

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 32211. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Deinking plants
  • Deinking recovered paper
  • Groundwood pulp manufacturing
  • Pulp manufacturing (i.e., chemical, mechanical, or semichemical processes) without making paper
  • Pulp manufacturing (made from bagasse, linters, rags, straw, wastepaper, or wood) without making paper
  • Pulp mills not making paper or paperboard
  • Wood pulp 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.

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