NAICS Codes 2017 List

News update for the NAICS codes 2017 list. The newest revised and updated edition of the NAICS classification system is scheduled to be released in January, 2017. The list is updated every 5 years. The previous consecutive lists (By year) are as follows: 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012.

Insurance agents and brokers will need to be aware and ready to implement the updated classification system. The list will be available here when available, check back for updates.

Schedule for 2017 Revision of NAICS

  • Below is the schedule for the process of changes to the 2017 NAICS class codes.
  • Federal Register notice soliciting proposals: Early to mid-2014
  • ECPC review of proposals and trilateral negotiation: Mid-2014 to early-2015
  • Federal Register notice containing ECPC recommendations to OMB: Early-2015
  • Federal Register notice containing OMB final decisions: May 2015
  • 2017 NAICS United States Manual manuscript submitted to OMB: June 2016
  • 2017 NAICS United States Manuals available: January 2017

Source: “NAICS Update Process Fact Sheet“. Economic Classification Policy Committee. Web. June 21, 2016. 

Table 1 – 2012 NAICS (USA) Matched to ECPC Recommendations for 2017 NAICS

2012 NAICS Code2012 NAICS Description2017 NAICS Code2017 NAICS Description
211111Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction211120Crude Petroleum Extraction.
211111Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction211130Natural Gas Extraction.
211112Natural Gas Liquid Extraction211130Natural Gas Extraction.
212231Lead Ore and Zinc Ore Mining212230Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining.
212234Copper Ore and Nickel Ore Mining212230Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining.
333911Pump and Pumping Equipment Manufacturing333914Measuring, Dispensing, and Other Pumping Equipment Manufacturing.
333913Measuring and Dispensing Pump Manufacturing.333914Measuring, Dispensing, and Other Pumping Equipment Manufacturing.
335221Household Cooking Appliance Manufacturing335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing.
335222Household Refrigerator and Home Freezer Manufacturing335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing.
335224Household Laundry Equipment Manufacturing335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing.
335228Other Major Household Appliance Manufacturing.335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing.
452111Department Stores (except Discount Department Stores).452210Department Stores.
452112Discount Department Stores452210Department Stores.
452112Discount Department Stores452311Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters.
452910Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters452311Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters.
452990All Other General Merchandise Stores452319All Other General Merchandise Stores.
454111Electronic Shopping454110Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses.
454112Electronic Auctions454110Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses.
454113Mail-Order Houses454110Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses.
512210Record Production512250Record Production and Distribution.
512220Integrated Record Production/Distribution512250Record Production and Distribution.
517110Wired Telecommunications Carriers517311Wired Telecommunications Carriers.
517210Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite).517312Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite).
532220Formal Wear and Costume Rental532281Formal Wear and Costume Rental.
532230Video Tape and Disc Rental532282Video Tape and Disc Rental.
532291Home Health Equipment Rental532283Home Health Equipment Rental.
532292Recreational Goods Rental532284Recreational Goods Rental.
532299All Other Consumer Goods Rental532289All Other Consumer Goods Rental.
541711Research and Development in Biotechnology541713Research and Development in Nanotechnology.
541711Research and Development in Biotechnology541714Research and Development in Biotechnology (except Nanobiotechnology).
541712Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences541713Research and Development in Nanotechnology.
541712Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences541715Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences

Table 2 – ECPC Recommendations for 2017 NAICS (USA) Matched to 2012 NAICS

2017 NAICS Code2017 NAICS Description2012 NAICS Code2012 NAICS Description
211120Crude Petroleum Extraction211111Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction
211130Natural Gas Extraction211111Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction
211130Natural Gas Extraction211112Natural Gas Liquid Extraction.
212230Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining212231Lead Ore and Zinc Ore Mining.
333914Measuring, Dispensing, and Other Pumping333911Pump and Pumping Equipment Manufacturing
333914Measuring, Dispensing, and Other Pumping333913Measuring and Dispensing Pump Manufacturing.
335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing335221Household Cooking Appliance Manufacturing.
335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing335222Household Refrigerator and Home Freezer Manufacturing.
335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing335224Household Laundry Equipment Manufacturing.
335220Major Household Appliance Manufacturing335228Other Major Household Appliance Manufacturing.
452210Department Stores452111Department Stores (except Discount Department Stores).
452210Department Stores452112Discount Department Stores—insignificant perishable grocery sales.
452311Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters452910Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters.
452311Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters452112Discount Department Stores—significant perishable grocery sales.
452319All Other General Merchandise Stores452990All Other General Merchandise Stores.
454110Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses454111Electronic Shopping.
454110Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses454112Electronic Auctions.
454110Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses454113Mail-Order Houses.
512250Record Production and Distribution512210Record Production.
512250Record Production and Distribution512220Integrated Record Production/Distribution.
517311Wired Telecommunications Carriers517110Wired Telecommunications Carriers.
517312Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite).517210Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite).
532281Formal Wear and Costume Rental532220Formal Wear and Costume Rental.
532282Video Tape and Disc Rental532230Video Tape and Disc Rental.
532283Home Health Equipment Rental532291Home Health Equipment Rental.
532284Recreational Goods Rental532292Recreational Goods Rental.
532289All Other Consumer Goods Rental532299All Other Consumer Goods Rental.
541713Research and Development in Nanotechnology.541711Research and Development in Biotechnology—nanobiotechnologies research and experimental development laboratories.
541713Research and Development in Nanotechnology.541712Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology)—nanotechnology research and experimental development laboratories.
541714Research and Development in Biotechnology (except Nanobiotechnology).541711Research and Development in Biotechnology—except nanobiotechnologies research and experimental development laboratories.
541715Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Nanotechnology and Biotechnology).541712Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology)—except nanotechnology research and experimental development laboratories

Source: “Federal Register Part III“. Office of Management and Budget. August 4, 2015. Web. June 21, 2016.

NAICS Codes 2017 List