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NAICS

North American Industrial Classification System. A system of six digit codes used in business to classify the industry to which a company belongs. The NAICS was created by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget in 1997 to facilitate communication within and between businesses and industries. For example, an iron ore mining company might file under the code 212210.
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Industrial production and capacity utilization will continue to be based on the 1987 Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) until the 2002 annual revision, after which they will be constructed from the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS).
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has issued its final rule to waive the Nonmanufacturer Rule for standard industrial classification code 3562, North American Industrial Classification System 332991, for annular ball bearings, cylindrical ball bearings, linear ball bearings, linear roller bearings, needle roller bearings, ball or roller bearing races, roller bearings, tapered roller bearings, and thrust roller bearings.
This is the first set of tables from the annual Survey of Industrial Research and Development that employ the new North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS).
The North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code is 541611 and the small business size standard is $15.
It incorporates a North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) search process to identify high, medium and low risk business types.

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