NAICS Code 322122

NAICS 322122

NAICS Code 322122 – Newsprint Mills

Definition of NAICS Code 322122: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing newsprint and uncoated groundwood paper from pulp. These establishments may manufacture or purchase pulp. In addition, the establishments may also convert the paper they make.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 322122

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  • Manufacturing paper (except newsprint and uncoated groundwood)–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 322121, Paper (except Newsprint) Mills;
  • Converting paper without manufacturing paper–are classified in Industry Group 3222, Converted Paper Product Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing paperboard–are classified in Industry NAICS 322130, Paperboard Mills; and
  • Manufacturing pulp without manufacturing paper–are classified in Industry NAICS 322110, Pulp Mills.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 322122

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.

  • Groundwood paper products (e.g., publication and printing paper, tablet stock, wallpaper base) made in newsprint mills
  • Groundwood paper, newsprint, made in paper mills
  • Newsprint mills
  • Newsprint paper, manufacturing
  • Paper mills, newsprint
  • Paper mills, uncoated groundwood
  • Paper, newsprint and uncoated groundwood, manufacturing
  • Pulp and newsprint combined manufacturing
  • Pulp mills and groundwood paper, uncoated and untreated, manufacturing
  • Pulp mills producing newsprint paper
  • Uncoated groundwood paper mills

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 322122

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): 4239NAICS 322122
  • CA WC: 4239
  • DE WC: 0255
  • PA WC: 255
  • MI WC: 4239
  • NJ WC: 4239
  • NY WC: 4239
  • WY WC: 322122
  • GL: 57726
  • SIC: 2621

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 322122 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 322122