NAICS Code 325220

NAICS 325220

NAICS Code 325220 – Artificial and Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS Code 325220: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the following:

  1. Manufacturing cellulosic (e.g., rayon, acetate) and noncellulosic (e.g., nylon, polyolefin, polyester) fibers and filaments in the form of monofilament, filament yarn, staple, or tow or
  2. Manufacturing and texturing cellulosic and noncellulosic fibers and filaments.
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Cross Reference Guide for Code 325220

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.

  • Texturizing cellulosic and noncellulosic fiber and filament made elsewhere–are classified in Industry NAICS 313110, Fiber, Yarn, and Thread Mills; and
  • Manufacturing textile glass fibers–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 327212, Other Pressed and Blown Glass and Glassware Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 325220

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.

  • Acetate fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Acrylic fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Acrylonitrile fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Anidex fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Casein fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Cellophane film or sheet manufacturing
  • Cellulosic fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Cellulosic filament yarn manufacturing
  • Cellulosic staple fibers manufacturing
  • Cigarette tow, cellulosic fiber, manufacturing
  • Elastomeric fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Fibers and filaments, cellulosic, manufacturing and texturizing
  • Fibers and filaments, noncellulosic, manufacturing and texturizing
  • Fluorocarbon fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Linear esters fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Manmade cellulosic fibers manufacturing
  • Manmade noncellulosic fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Modacrylic fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Nitrocellulose fibers manufacturing
  • Noncellulosic fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Noncellulosic filament yarn manufacturing
  • Noncellulosic staple fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Nylon fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Olefin fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Organic noncellulosic fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Polyester fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Polyolefin fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Polyvinyl ester fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Polyvinylidene chloride (i.e., saran) fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Protein fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Rayon fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Regenerated cellulosic fibers manufacturing
  • Saran (i.e., polyvinylidene chloride) fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Soybean fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Spandex fiber, filaments, and yarn manufacturing
  • Texturizing cellulosic yarn made in the same establishment
  • Texturizing noncellulosic yarn made in the same establishment
  • Throwing cellulosic yarn made in the same establishment
  • Throwing noncellulosic yarn made in the same establishment
  • Triacetate fibers and yarns manufacturing
  • Vinyl fibers and filaments manufacturing
  • Vinylidene chloride fiber and filament manufacturing
  • Viscose fibers, bands, strips, and yarn manufacturing
  • Yarn, cellulosic filament, manufacturing
  • Yarn, cellulosic filament, manufacturing and texturizing
  • Yarn, noncellulosic fiber and filament, manufacturing
  • Yarn, noncellulosic fiber and filament, manufacturing and texturizing
  • Zein fibers and filaments manufacturing

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 325220

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): 4459, 2534NAICS 325220
  • CA WC: 4478, 2501
  • DE WC: 0222, 0457
  • PA WC: 222, 457
  • MI WC: 4459, 2501
  • NJ WC: 4459, 2534
  • NY WC: 4459, 2534
  • WY WC: 325220
  • GL: 51796, 53096
  • SIC: 2823, 2824

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 325220 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.

  • Sector 31-33: Manufacturing
  • Subsector 325: Chemical Manufacturing
  • Industry Group 3252: Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
  • Industry 32522: Artificial and Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325220: Artificial and Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
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