NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32592

Industry 32592

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 32592 – Explosives Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32592: See industry description for NAICS 325920 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 325920: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing explosives.

Cross-References for Industry 32592

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 32592. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing ammunition, ammunition detonators, and percussion caps–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 332992, Small Arms Ammunition Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing pyrotechnics–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 325998, All Other Miscellaneous Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 32592

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 32592. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Amatols manufacturing
  • Azides explosive materials manufacturing
  • Blasting accessories (e.g., caps, fuses, ignitors, squibbs) manufacturing
  • Blasting powders manufacturing
  • Caps, blasting and detonating, manufacturing
  • Cordite explosive materials manufacturing
  • Detonating caps, cord, fuses, and primers manufacturing
  • Detonators (except ammunition) manufacturing
  • Dynamite manufacturing
  • Explosives manufacturing
  • Gunpowder manufacturing
  • Mannitol hexanitrate explosive materials manufacturing
  • Mercury fulminate explosive materials manufacturing
  • Nitrocellulose explosive materials manufacturing
  • Nitroglycerin explosive materials manufacturing
  • Nitrostarch explosive materials manufacturing
  • Pentolite explosive materials manufacturing
  • Picric acid explosive materials manufacturing
  • Safety fuses, blasting, manufacturing
  • Styphnic acid explosive materials manufacturing
  • Tetryl explosive materials manufacturing
  • TNT (trinitrotoluene) manufacturing
  • Trinitrotoluene (TNT) 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 325: Chemical Manufacturing
      • Industry Group 3259: Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
        • Industry 32592: Explosives Manufacturing (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325920: Explosives Manufacturing

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