NAICS Code 325920

NAICS 325920

NAICS Code 325920 – Explosives Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS Code 325920: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing explosives.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 325920

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 ammunition, ammunition detonators, and percussion caps–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 332992, Small Arms Ammunition Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing pyrotechnics–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 325998, All Other Miscellaneous Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 325920

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.

  • Amatols manufacturing
  • Azides explosive materials manufacturing
  • Blasting accessories (e.g., caps, fuses, ignitors, squibbs) manufacturing
  • Blasting powders manufacturing
  • Caps, blasting and detonating, manufacturing
  • Cordite explosive materials manufacturing
  • Detonating caps, cord, fuses, and primers manufacturing
  • Detonators (except ammunition) manufacturing
  • Dynamite manufacturing
  • Explosives manufacturing
  • Gunpowder manufacturing
  • Mannitol hexanitrate explosive materials manufacturing
  • Mercury fulminate explosive materials manufacturing
  • Nitrocellulose explosive materials manufacturing
  • Nitroglycerin explosive materials manufacturing
  • Nitrostarch explosive materials manufacturing
  • Pentolite explosive materials manufacturing
  • Picric acid explosive materials manufacturing
  • Safety fuses, blasting, manufacturing
  • Styphnic acid explosive materials manufacturing
  • Tetryl explosive materials manufacturing
  • TNT (trinitrotoluene) manufacturing
  • Trinitrotoluene (TNT) manufacturing

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 325920

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): 4777NAICS 325920
  • CA WC: 8018
  • DE WC: 4777
  • PA WC: 4777
  • MI WC: 8010
  • NJ WC: 4771, 8018
  • NY WC: 4771
  • WY WC: 325920
  • GL: 52876
  • SIC: 2892

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 325920 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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