NAICS Code 332439

NAICS 332439

NAICS Code 332439 – Other Metal Container Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS Code 332439: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing metal (light gauge) containers (except cans).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 332439

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Light gauge metal bins manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal drums manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal garbage cans manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal lunch boxes manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal mailboxes manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal tool boxes manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal vats manufacturing
  • Metal air cargo containers manufacturing
  • Metal barrels manufacturing
  • Vacuum bottles and jugs manufacturing

Cross Reference Guide for Code 332439

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 foil containers–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 332999, All Other Miscellaneous Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing metal cans–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 332431, Metal Can Manufacturing;
  • Reconditioning barrels and drums–are classified in Industry NAICS 811310, Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance; and
  • Manufacturing heavy gauge metal containers–are classified in Industry NAICS 332420, Metal Tank (Heavy Gauge) Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 332439

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.

  • Air cargo containers, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Ammunition boxes, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Barrels, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Beer kegs, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Bins, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Bottles, vacuum, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Boxes, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Cash boxes, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Collapsible tubes (e.g., toothpaste, glue), light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Containers, air cargo, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Containers, light gauge metal (except cans), manufacturing
  • Drums, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Fluid milk shipping containers, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Garbage cans, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Hoppers, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Ice chests or coolers, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Jugs, vacuum, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Laundry hampers, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Lunch boxes, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Mailboxes, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Shipping barrels, drums, kegs, and pails, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Tool boxes, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Vacuum bottles and jugs, light gauge metal, manufacturing
  • Vats, light gauge metal, manufacturing
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 332439

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): 3400NAICS 332439
  • CA WC: 3400
  • DE WC: 0454
  • PA WC: 454
  • MI WC: 3400
  • NJ WC: 3045
  • NY WC: 3400
  • WY WC: 332439
  • GL: 52401
  • SIC: 3412

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 332439 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 332: Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
  • Industry Group 3324: Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
  • Industry 33243: Metal Can, Box, and Other Metal Container (Light Gauge) Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 332431: Metal Can Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 332439: Other Metal Container Manufacturing
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