SIC Code 2721 Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing

Industry

Manufacturing

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in publishing periodicals, or in publishing and printing periodicals. These establishments carry on the various operations necessary for issuing periodicals, but may or may not perform their own printing.

Cross References

Establishments not engaged in publishing periodicals, but which print periodicals for publishers, are classified in Industry Group 275. 

Illustrative Examples

  • Comic books: publishing and printing, or publishing only
  • Magazines: publishing and printing, or publishing only
  • Periodicals: publishing and printing, or publishing only
  • Statistical reports (periodicals), publishing and printing, or publishing only
  • Television schedules: publishing and printing, or publishing only
  • Trade journals, publishing and printing, or publishing only

Industry Leaders

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 272101Publishers-magazine (mfrs)
  • 272102Publishers-periodical (mfrs)
  • 272103News Publications-trade/assn/etc (mfrs)
  • 272104Newsletters (manufacturers)
  • 272105Publications (manufacturers)
  • 272106Wedding Publications (mfrs)
  • 272107Entertainment Guides-publications (mfrs)
  • 272108Internet Newsletter (mfrs)
  • 272109Online Publications
  • 272198Periodicals-publishing & Printing (mfrs)

7-digit SIC

  • 2721001Periodicals Publishing
  • 2721002Publishers-magazine Mfg
  • 2721003Trade Journal Publishing
  • 2721004Periodicals-publishing & Printing Mfg
  • 2721005Trade Journal Publishing & Printing
  • 2721006Statistical Report Publishing
  • 2721007Comic Book Publishing
  • 2721008Magazine Publishing
  • 2721009Television Schedule Publishing
  • 2721010News Publications-trade/assn/etc Mfg
  • 2721011Television Schedule Publishing & Printing
  • 2721012Newsletters Mfg
  • 2721013Publications Mfg
  • 2721014Publishers-periodical Mfg
  • 2721015Wedding Publications Mfg
  • 2721016Statistical Report Publishing & Printing
  • 2721017Entertainment Guides-publications Mfg
  • 2721018Comic Book Publishing & Printing
  • 2721019Internet Newsletter Mfg
  • 2721020Online Publications

8-digit SIC

  • 27210000Periodicals
  • 27210100Periodicals, Publishing Only
  • 27210101Comic Books: Publishing Only, Not Printed On Site
  • 27210102Magazines: Publishing Only, Not Printed On Site
  • 27210103Statistical Reports (periodicals): Publishing Only
  • 27210104Television Schedules: Publishing Only, Not Printed On Site
  • 27210105Trade Journals: Publishing Only, Not Printed On Site
  • 27210200Periodicals, Publishing And Printing
  • 27210201Comic Books: Publishing And Printing
  • 27210202Magazines: Publishing And Printing
  • 27210203Statistical Reports (periodicals): Publishing And Printing
  • 27210204Television Schedules: Publishing And Printing
  • 27210205Trade Journals: Publishing And Printing