NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44521

Industry 44521

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 44521 – Meat Markets

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44521: See industry description for NAICS 445210 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 445210: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing fresh, frozen, or cured meats and poultry. Delicatessen-type establishments primarily engaged in retailing fresh meat are included in this industry.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 44521

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

  • Baked ham stores
  • Meat markets
  • Butcher shops
  • Poultry dealers
  • Frozen meat shops

Cross-References for Industry 44521

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 44521. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Retailing meat and poultry via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale–are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing a general line of food, known as supermarkets and grocery stores–are classified in Industry NAICS 445110, Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores; and
  • Providing food services in delicatessen-type establishments–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 722513, Limited-Service Restaurants.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 44521

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 44521. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Baked ham stores
  • Butcher shops
  • Delicatessens (except grocery store, restaurants)
  • Frozen meat stores
  • Meat markets
  • Poultry dealers

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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