SIC Code 5995 Optical Goods Stores


Retail Trade


Establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of eyeglasses and contact lenses to prescription for individuals.

Cross References

Offices of oculists, ophthalmologists, and optometrists are classified in Services, Major Group 80, even if a majority of their revenues comes from retail sales. Establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of binoculars, telescopes, and opera glasses are classified in Industry 5999.

Illustrative Examples

Optical goods-retail, Opticians-retail

Industry Sample for USA

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 599501Low Vision Aids
  • 599502Optical Goods-retail
  • 599503Contact Lenses
  • 599504Opticians
  • 599505Sunglasses & Sun Goggles

7-digit SIC

  • 5995001Optical Goods
  • 5995002Opticians
  • 5995003Contact Lenses
  • 5995004Prescription Eyeglasses
  • 5995005Low Vision Aids

8-digit SIC

  • 59950000Optical Goods Stores
  • 59959901Contact Lenses, Prescription
  • 59959902Eyeglasses, Prescription
  • 59959903Opticians
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Industry Report Sample

Total Companies:38013

Est. Employment:55518