NAICS Code 331222

NAICS 331222

NAICS Code 331222 – Steel Wire Drawing

Definition of NAICS Code 331222: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in drawing wire from purchased steel.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 331222

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.

  • Making steel and drawing steel wire–are classified in Industry NAICS 331110, Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing wire products, such as nails, spikes, and paper clips, from purchased steel wire–are classified in Industry 33261, Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 331222

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.

  • Barbed and twisted wire made in wire drawing plants
  • Baskets, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Brads, iron or steel, wire or cut, made in wire drawing plants
  • Cable, iron or steel, insulated or armored, made in wire drawing plants
  • Chain link fencing, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Drawing iron or steel wire from purchased iron or steel
  • Drawing iron or steel wire from purchased iron or steel and fabricating wire products
  • Fence gates, posts, and fittings, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Form ties made in wire drawing plants
  • Horseshoe nails, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Mesh, wire, made in wire drawing mills
  • Nails, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Paper clips, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Spikes, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Staples, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Tacks, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Tie wires made in wire drawing plants
  • Welded iron or steel wire fabric made in wire drawing plants
  • Wire cages, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Wire carts (e.g., grocery, household, industrial), iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Wire cloth, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Wire garment hangers, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Wire products, iron or steel, made in wire drawing plants
  • Wire, iron or steel (e.g., armored, bare, insulated), made in wire drawing plants

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 331222

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): 3241NAICS 331222
  • CA WC: 3241
  • DE WC: 0406
  • PA WC: 406
  • MI WC: 3241
  • NJ WC: 3241
  • NY WC: 3241
  • WY WC: 331222
  • GL: 59973
  • SIC: 3315

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 331222 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 331: Primary Metal Manufacturing
  • Industry Group 3312: Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
  • Industry 33122: Rolling and Drawing of Purchased Steel
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 331221: Rolled Steel Shape Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 331222: Steel Wire Drawing
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