NAICS Code 32311 Printing

Industry

Manufacturing

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in printing on apparel and textile products, paper, metal, glass, plastics, and other materials, except fabric (grey goods). The printing processes employed include, but are not limited to, lithographic, gravure, screen, flexographic, digital, and letterpress. Establishments in this industry do not manufacture the stock that they print, but may perform postprinting activities, such as folding, cutting, or laminating the materials they print, and mailing.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Providing photocopying service on nondigital photocopy equipment without performing traditional printing activities: classified in Industry 56143, Business Service Centers
  • Printing on grey goods: classified in Industry 31331, Textile and Fabric Finishing Mills
  • Printing and publishing, known as publishers: classified in Subsector 511, Publishing Industries (except Internet)
  • Performing prepress or postpress services without performing traditional printing activities: classified in Industry 32312, Support Activities for Printing.

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