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Establishments primarily engaged in knitting weft (circular) fabrics or in dyeing, or finishing weft (circular) knit fabrics.


SIC Code 2257 - Weft Knit Fabric Mills is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 15 companies classified in this industry in the USA.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 2257 - Weft Knit Fabric Mills are:

  • Circular knit fabrics
  • Cloth, circular knit
  • Dyeing and finishing circular knit fabrics
  • Dyeing and finishing weft knit fabrics
  • Fabrics, circular knit
  • Fabrics, weft knit
  • Jersey fabrics
  • Knit fabrics, weft (circular): knitting, dyeing, or finishing
  • Pile fabrics, circular knit
  • Weft knit fabrics

Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 2257

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 2257 – Weft Knit Fabric Mills. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 225798 Weft Knit Fabric Mills (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

  • 2257001 Weft Knit Fabric Mills (manufacturers)
  • 2257002 Circular Knit Fabrics Dyeing & Finishing
  • 2257003 Jersey Cloth
  • 2257004 Circular Knit Pile Fabrics

8-digit SIC

  • 22570000 Weft Knit Fabric Mills
  • 22579901 Dyeing And Finishing Circular Knit Fabrics
  • 22579902 Jersey Cloth
  • 22579903 Pile Fabrics, Circular Knit