NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32721

Industry 32721

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 32721 – Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32721: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing glass and/or glass products. Establishments in this industry may manufacture glass and/or glass products by melting silica sand or cullet, or purchasing glass.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 32721

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 32721. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing glass wool (i.e., fiberglass) insulation products–are classified in Industry 32799, All Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing optical lenses (except ophthalmic), such as magnifying, photographic, and projection lenses–are classified in Industry 33331, Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing;
  • Grinding ophthalmic (i.e., eyeglass) lenses for the trade–are classified in Industry 33911, Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing fiber optic cable from purchased fiber optic strand–are classified in Industry 33592, Communication and Energy Wire and Cable Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 32721

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 32721. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Aquariums made from purchased glass
  • Ashtrays made from purchased glass
  • Ashtrays, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Beer bottles, glass, manufacturing
  • Beverage containers, glass, manufacturing
  • Blanks for electric light bulbs, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Blanks, ophthalmic lens and optical glass, made from purchased glass
  • Blanks, ophthalmic lens and optical glass, made in glass making plants
  • Blocks, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Bottles (i.e., bottling, canning, packaging), glass, manufacturing
  • Bricks, glass, made from purchased glass
  • Bricks, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Christmas tree ornaments made from purchased glass
  • Christmas tree ornaments, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Containers for packaging, bottling, and canning, glass, manufacturing
  • Cooking utensils, glass and glass ceramic, made in glass making plants
  • Cooking ware made from purchased glass
  • Cooking ware made in glass making plants
  • Cut and engraved glassware made from purchased glass
  • Cutting, engraving, etching, painting or polishing purchased glass
  • Decorated glassware made from purchased glass
  • Decorative glassware made in glass making plants
  • Doors, unframed glass, made from purchased glass
  • Electron tube parts, glass blanks, made from purchased glass
  • Electron tube parts, glass blanks, made in glass making plants
  • Fibers, glass, textile, made in glass making plants
  • Flat glass (e.g., float, plate) manufacturing
  • Food packaging, glass, manufacturing
  • Fruits, artificial, made from purchased glass
  • Fruits, artificial, made in glass making plants
  • Furniture tops, glass (e.g., beveled, cut, polished), made from purchased glass
  • Glass blanks for electric light bulbs made from purchased glass
  • Glass blanks for electric light bulbs made in glass making plants
  • Glass fiber, optical, made in glass making plants
  • Glass fiber, textile type, made in glass making plants
  • Glass making and blowing by hand
  • Glass packaging containers manufacturing
  • Glass products (except packaging containers) made from purchased glass
  • Glass products (except packaging containers) made in a glass making plants
  • Glass, automotive, made from purchased glass
  • Glass, plate, made in glass making plants
  • Glassware for industrial, scientific, and technical use made from purchased glass
  • Glassware for industrial, scientific, and technical use made in glass making plants
  • Glassware for lighting fixtures made from purchased glass
  • Glassware for lighting fixtures made in glass making plants
  • Glassware, art decorative and novelty, made from purchased glass
  • Glassware, art, decorative, and novelty made in glass making plants
  • Glassware, cutting and engraving, made from purchased glass
  • Hand blowing purchased glass
  • Industrial glassware and glass products, pressed or blown, made in glass making plants
  • Industrial glassware made from purchased glass
  • Insulating glass, sealed units, made from purchased glass
  • Insulating glass, sealed units, made in glass making plants
  • Insulators, electrical, glass, made from purchased glass
  • Insulators, electrical, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Jars for packaging, bottling, and canning, glass, manufacturing
  • Laboratory glassware (e.g., beakers, test tubes, vials) made from purchased glass
  • Laboratory glassware (e.g., beakers, test tubes, vials) made in glass making plants
  • Laminated glass made from purchased glass
  • Laminated glass made in glass making plants
  • Lamp shades made from purchased glass
  • Lamp shades made in glass making plants
  • Lens blanks, optical and ophthalmic, made from purchased glass
  • Lens blanks, optical and ophthalmic, made in glass making plants
  • Medical glassware made from purchased glass
  • Medical glassware made in glass making plants
  • Mirrors, framed (except automotive) or unframed, made from purchased glass
  • Ornaments, Christmas tree, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Ornaments, Christmas tree, made from purchased glass
  • Ovenware made from purchased glass
  • Ovenware, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Photomask blanks, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Safety glass (including motor vehicle) made from purchased glass
  • Scientific apparatus glassware made from purchased glass
  • Scientific glassware made from purchased glass
  • Scientific glassware, pressed or blown, made in glass making plants
  • Soda bottles, glass, manufacturing
  • Stained glass and stained glass products made in glass making plants
  • Stained glass products made from purchased glass
  • Stemware made from purchased glass
  • Stemware, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Tableware made from purchased glass
  • Tableware made in glass making plants
  • Teakettles, glass and glass ceramic, made in glass making plants
  • Technical glassware and glass products, pressed or blown, made in glass making plants
  • Technical glassware made from purchased glass
  • Tempered glass made from purchased glass
  • Textile glass fibers made in glass making plants
  • Vacuum tube blanks, glass, made from purchased glass
  • Vacuum tube blanks, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Vases, glass, made from purchased glass
  • Vases, glass, made in glass making plants
  • Watch crystals made from purchased glass
  • Yarn, fiberglass, made in glass making plants

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 327: Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
      • Industry Group 3272: Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
        • Industry 32721: Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 327211: Flat Glass Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 327212: Other Pressed and Blown Glass and Glassware Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 327213: Glass Container Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 327215: Glass Product Manufacturing Made of Purchased Glass

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