SIC Code 2611 Pulp Mills




Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing pulp from wood or from other materials, such as rags, linters, wastepaper, and straw.

Cross References

Establishments engaged in integrated logging and pulp mill operations are classified according to the primary products shipped. Establishments engaged in integrated operations of producing pulp and manufacturing paper, paperboard, or products thereof are classified inIndustry 2621 if primarily shipping paper or paper products; in Industry 2631 if primarily shipping paperboard or paperboard products; and in Industry 2611 if primarily shipping pulp. Establishments primarily engaged in cutting pulpwood are classified in Industry 2411

Illustrative Examples

  • Deinking of newsprint
  • Fiber pulp: made from wood, rags, wastepaper, linters, straw
  • Pulp mills
  • Pulp: soda, sulfate, sulfite, groundwood, rayon, and semichemical
  • Rayon pulp
  • Wood pulp

Industry Leaders

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 261101Paper Converters (manufacturers)
  • 261102Pulp & Pulp Products (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

  • 2611001Pulp & Pulp Products Mfg
  • 2611002Manufactured Pulp
  • 2611003Chemical & Semichemical Processing Pulp Mills
  • 2611004Kraft Pulp
  • 2611005Soda Pulp
  • 2611006Dissolved Pulp Processing
  • 2611007Mechanical & Recycling Pulp Processing
  • 2611008Mechanical Pulp
  • 2611009Rags, Bagassse & Hemp Pulp
  • 2611010Non-wood Fiber Based Pulp Nec
  • 2611011Wood Based Pulp Nec

8-digit SIC

  • 26110000Pulp Mills
  • 26110100Pulp Mills, Chemical And Semichemical Processing
  • 26110101Kraft (sulfate) Pulp
  • 26110103Soda Pulp
  • 26110200Pulp Mills, Dissolving Pulp Processing
  • 26110300Pulp Mills, Mechanical And Recycling Processing
  • 26110301Mechanical Pulp, Including Groundwood And Thermomechanical
  • 26110302Pulp Manufactured From Waste Or Recycled Paper
  • 26119901Pulp Made From Rags, Bagassse, Hemp, Or Other Fiber Base
  • 26119902Pulp Produced From Non-wood Fiber Base, Nec
  • 26119903Pulp Produced From Wood Base, Nec