SIC Code 2721 - Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing

Industry Sector

Manufacturing

Total Companies

9,296

Est. Employment

541,997

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.

Snapshot

SIC Code 2721 - Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 9,296 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 541,997 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 2721 - Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing are:

  • 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
  • Television schedules: publishing and printing, or publishing only
  • Trade journals, publishing and printing, or publishing only

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 2721 - Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing that is a better classification match.

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

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 2721

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 2721 – Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 272101 Publishers-Magazine (manufacturers)
  • 272102 Publishers-Periodical (manufacturers)
  • 272103 News Publications-Trade/assn/etc (manufacturers)
  • 272104 Newsletters (manufacturers)
  • 272105 Publications (manufacturers)
  • 272106 Wedding Publications (manufacturers)
  • 272107 Entertainment Guides-Publications (manufacturers)
  • 272108 Internet Newsletter (manufacturers)
  • 272109 Online Publications
  • 272198 Periodicals-Publishing & Printing (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

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

8-digit SIC

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