NAICS Code 512191

NAICS 512191

NAICS Code 512191 – Teleproduction and Other Postproduction Services

Definition of NAICS Code 512191: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing specialized motion picture or video postproduction services, such as editing, film/tape transfers, subtitling, credits, closed captioning, and animation and special effects.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 512191

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.

  • Mass duplicating video tapes and film–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 334614, Software and Other Prerecorded Compact Disc, Tape, and Record Reproducing;
  • Developing and processing motion picture film–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 512199, Other Motion Picture and Video Industries;
  • Providing audio services for film, television, and video productions–are classified in Industry NAICS 512240, Sound Recording Studios; and
  • Acquiring distribution rights and distributing film and video productions to motion picture theaters, television networks and stations, and exhibitors–are classified in Industry NAICS 512120, Motion Picture and Video Distribution.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 512191

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.

  • Closed captioning services, taped material
  • Film or tape closed captioning
  • Film or video transfer services
  • Motion picture animation, post-production
  • Motion picture or video editing services
  • Motion picture or video post-production services
  • Motion picture or video titling
  • Motion picture production special effects, post-production
  • Post-production facilities, motion picture or video
  • Post-synchronization sound dubbing
  • Sound dubbing services, motion picture
  • Special effects for motion picture production, post-production
  • Subtitling of motion picture film or video
  • Tape transfer service
  • Teleproduction services
  • Titling of motion picture film or video
  • Video conversion services (i.e., between formats)
  • Video post-production services

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 512191

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): 4360NAICS 512191
  • CA WC: 7607
  • DE WC: 928
  • PA WC: 928
  • MI WC: 4360
  • NJ WC: 4360
  • NY WC: 4360
  • WY WC: 512191
  • GL: 99620
  • SIC: 7819

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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 51: Information
  • Subsector 512: Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
  • Industry Group 5121: Motion Picture and Video Industries
  • Industry 51219: Postproduction Services and Other Motion Picture and Video Industries
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 512191: Teleproduction and Other Postproduction Services
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 512199: Other Motion Picture and Video Industries
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