NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32791

Industry 32791

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 32791 – Abrasive Product Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32791: See industry description for NAICS 327910 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 327910: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing abrasive grinding wheels of natural or synthetic materials, abrasive-coated products, and other abrasive products.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 32791

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Aluminum oxide (fused) abrasives manufacturing
  • Buffing and polishing wheels, abrasive and nonabrasive, manufacturing
  • Diamond dressing wheels manufacturing
  • Sandpaper manufacturing
  • Silicon carbide abrasives manufacturing
  • Whetstones manufacturing

Cross-References for Industry 32791

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 32791. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Mining and cutting grindstones, pulpstones, and whetstones–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 212399, All Other Nonmetallic Mineral Mining;
  • Manufacturing plastic scouring pads–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 326199, All Other Plastics Product Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing metallic scouring sponges and soap impregnated scouring pads–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 332999, All Other Miscellaneous Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 32791

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 32791. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Abrasive products manufacturing
  • Aluminum oxide (fused) abrasives manufacturing
  • Buffing and polishing wheels, abrasive and nonabrasive, manufacturing
  • Cloth (e.g., aluminum oxide, garnet, emery, silicon carbide) coated manufacturing
  • Diamond dressing wheels manufacturing
  • Grains, abrasive, natural and artificial, manufacturing
  • Grinding balls, ceramic, manufacturing
  • Grinding wheels manufacturing
  • Paper (e.g., aluminum oxide, emery, garnet, silicon carbide), abrasive coated, made from purchased paper
  • Polishing wheels manufacturing
  • Pumice and pumicite abrasives manufacturing
  • Sandpaper manufacturing
  • Silicon carbide abrasives manufacturing
  • Steel shot abrasives manufacturing
  • Wheels, abrasive, manufacturing
  • Wheels, polishing and grinding, manufacturing
  • Whetstones 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 327: Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
      • Industry Group 3279: Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
        • Industry 32791: Abrasive Product Manufacturing (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 327910: Abrasive Product Manufacturing

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