NAICS Code 315280

NAICS 315280

NAICS Code 315280 – Other Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS Code 315280: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing cut and sew apparel from purchased fabric (except men’s, boys’, women’s, girls’, and infants’ apparel). Clothing jobbers for these products, who perform entrepreneurial functions involved in apparel manufacture, including buying raw materials, designing and preparing samples, arranging for apparel to be made from their materials, and marketing finished apparel, are included. Examples of products made by these establishments are fur or leather apparel, sheep-lined clothing, team athletic uniforms, band uniforms, academic caps and gowns, clerical vestments, and costumes.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 315280

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 men’s and boys’ apparel from purchased fabric–are classified in Industry NAICS 315220, Men’s and Boys’ Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing women’s, girls’, and infants’ apparel from purchased fabric–are classified in Industry NAICS 315240, Women’s, Girls’, and Infants’ Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing;
  • Knitting apparel or knitting fabric and manufacturing apparel–are classified in Industry Group 3151, Apparel Knitting Mills;
  • Cutting and/or sewing materials owned by others for apparel–are classified in Industry NAICS 315210, Cut and Sew Apparel Contractors;
  • Manufacturing fur and leather mittens and gloves–are classified in Industry NAICS 315990, Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing; and
  • Dyeing and dressing furs–are classified in Industry NAICS 316110, Leather and Hide Tanning and Finishing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 315280

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.

  • Apparel, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Athletic uniforms, team, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Band uniforms cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Baseball uniforms cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Basketball uniforms cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Burial garments cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Capes, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Capes, waterproof (e.g., plastics, rubber, similar materials), cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Caps and gowns, academic, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Caps, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Caps, leather (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Clerical vestments cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Clothing, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Clothing, leather or sheep-lined (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Clothing, waterproof, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Coat linings, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Coats (including tailored), leather or sheep-lined (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Coats, artificial leather, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Coats, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Coats, leather (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Coats, waterproof (e.g., plastics, rubberized fabric, similar materials) rubberizing fabric and manufacturing coats
  • Coats, waterproof, (e.g., plastics, rubberized fabric, similar materials) cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Costumes (e.g., lodge, masquerade, theatrical) cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Fur accessories and trimmings (except apparel contractors) manufacturing
  • Fur apparel (e.g., capes, coats, hats, jackets, neckpieces) (except apparel contractors) manufacturing
  • Fur clothing (except apparel contractors) manufacturing
  • Fur plates and trimmings (except apparel contractors) manufacturing
  • Garments, leather or sheep-lined (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Glazing furs
  • Glove linings, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Gowns (e.g., academic, choir, clerical) cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Gowns, hospital, surgical and patient, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Graduation caps and gowns cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Hats, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Hats, leather (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Jackets, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Jackets, leather (except welders’) or sheep-lined (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Leather apparel (e.g., capes, coats, hats, jackets) (except apparel contractors) manufacturing
  • Leather clothing (except apparel contractors) manufacturing
  • Neckpieces, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Pants, leather (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Pants, rubber and rubberized fabric, made in the same establishment as the basic material
  • Pants, vulcanized rubber, manufacturing
  • Pants, waterproof outerwear, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Plastics gowns cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Plastics rainwear cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Pointing furs
  • Ponchos and similar waterproof raincoats cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Prayer shawls cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Raincoats, rubber or rubberized fabric, manufacturing
  • Raincoats, waterproof, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Sport coats, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Sport coats, leather (including artificial and tailored) (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Sports clothing, team uniforms, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Sweat bands cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Team athletic uniforms cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Theatrical costumes cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Trimmings, fur (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Uniform shirts, team athletic, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Uniforms, band, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Uniforms, team athletic, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Vestments, academic and clerical, cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Vests, leather, fur, or sheep-lined (except apparel contractors), manufacturing
  • Waterproof outerwear cut and sewn from purchased fabric (except apparel contractors)
  • Waterproof outerwear, rubberizing fabric and manufacturing outerwear

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 315280

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): 2501, 2623NAICS 315280
  • CA WC: 2501, 2688
  • DE WC: 0130, 0161, 0166, 0191
  • PA WC: 130, 161, 166, 191
  • MI WC: 2623, 2501
  • NJ WC: 2501, 2600
  • NY WC: 2501, 2600
  • WY WC: 315280
  • GL: 53631, 51896, 47367
  • SIC: 2371, 2389

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 315280 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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