NAICS Code 312140

NAICS 312140

NAICS Code 312140 – Distilleries

Definition of NAICS Code 312140: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following:

  1. Distilling potable liquors (except brandies);
  2. Distilling and blending liquors; and
  3. Blending and mixing liquors and other ingredients.
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Cross Reference Guide for Code 312140

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing nonpotable ethyl alcohol–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 325193, Ethyl Alcohol Manufacturing;
  • Bottling liquors made elsewhere–are classified in Industry NAICS 424820, Wine and Distilled Alcoholic Beverage Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Manufacturing brandies–are classified in Industry NAICS 312130, Wineries.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 312140

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

  • Alcoholic beverages (except brandy) distilling
  • Beverages, liquors (except brandies), manufacturing
  • Blending distilled beverages (except brandy)
  • Distilleries
  • Distilling alcoholic beverages (except brandy)
  • Distilling potable liquor (except brandy)
  • Eggnog, alcoholic, manufacturing
  • Ethyl alcohol, potable, manufacturing
  • Grain alcohol, beverage, manufacturing
  • Liquors, distilling and blending (except brandy)
  • Mixed drinks, alcoholic, manufacturing
  • Neutral spirit, beverages (except fruit), manufacturing
  • Spirits, distilled (except brandy), manufacturing

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 312140

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 2130NAICS 312140
  • CA WC: 2142
  • DE WC: 0113
  • PA WC: 113
  • MI WC: 2131
  • NJ WC: 2130, 2131
  • NY WC: 2157
  • WY WC: 312140
  • GL: 56488
  • SIC: 2085

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 312140 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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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NAICS Code 312140