NAICS Code 512110

NAICS 512110

NAICS Code 512110 – Motion Picture and Video Production

Definition of NAICS Code 512110: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in producing, or producing and distributing motion pictures, videos, television programs, or television commercials.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 512110

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.

  • Producing motion pictures and videos on contract as independent producers–are classified in Industry NAICS 711510, Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers;
  • Providing teleproduction and other postproduction services–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 512191, Teleproduction and Other Postproduction Services;
  • Providing video taping of weddings, special events, and/or business inventories–are classified in Industry 54192, Photographic Services;
  • Providing motion picture laboratory services–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 512199, Other Motion Picture and Video Industries;
  • Providing mass duplication and packaging of video tapes–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 334614, Software and Other Prerecorded Compact Disc, Tape, and Record Reproducing; and
  • Acquiring distribution rights and distributing motion pictures and videos–are classified in Industry NAICS 512120, Motion Picture and Video Distribution.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 512110

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.

  • Animated cartoon production
  • Animated cartoon production and distribution
  • Commercials, television, production
  • Film studios producing films
  • Films, motion picture production
  • Films, motion picture production and distribution
  • Instructional video production
  • Motion picture and video production
  • Motion picture and video production and distribution
  • Motion picture production
  • Motion picture production and distribution
  • Motion picture studios, producing motion pictures
  • Movie production and distribution
  • Music video production
  • Music video production and distribution
  • Program producing, television
  • Television commercial production
  • Television show production
  • Video production
  • Video production and distribution

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 512110

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): 7610NAICS 512110
  • CA WC: 9610
  • DE WC: 936
  • PA WC: 936
  • MI WC: 7610
  • NJ WC: 9610
  • NY WC: 9610
  • WY WC: 512110
  • GL: 98092
  • SIC: 7812

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Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

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NAICS Code 512110