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Nomenklatura inputa sirovina i materijala industrije

Country / Area: Croatia

Classification category: Product classifications

General information
1 (a)Name of the current national classification (full name in official national languages and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Nomenklatura inputa sirovina i materijala industrije, verzija 2008. (NRMI 2008.)

Nomenclature of Inputs Raw Materials and Consumables in Industry, 2008 version (NRMI 2008)

1 (b)In which language(s) is the classification available?Croatia and English
1 (c)Can the classification (or information about it) be accessed on the Internet? If yes, please provide the URL.Yes. URL: http://www.dzs.hr/
Classification structure
2 (a)Please describe the structure of the classification: How many levels does the classification have? (Please provide labels, such as “Division”, “Class”) How many categories exist at each level?Level 1: 3 sections
Level 2: 30 divisions
Level 3: 119 groups
Level 4: intermediate level CPA sub-categories level
Level 5: 7.692 raw material heading – national
2 (b)Please provide examples of the coding system used at each level.Level 1: B (alphabet)
Level 2: 05
Level 3: 051
Level 4: 011100.0 – intermediate level
Level 5: 051.051010.0 – national survey level
Relationship to international standards
3 (a)Is this classification based on (or linked to) an international standard classification? If yes, please describe.Hierarchical structure is based on NACE Rev. 2/CPA 2008 of the EU.
3 (b)Is the classification structure identical to the international standard or, if not, how does it differ? (e.g. have additional levels been added to the international standard or have changes been made within the level of the international structure, such as aggregations or additional breakdowns)NRMI 2008 has additional breakdowns of the CPA 2008 subcategories for recording the consumption of raw materials and consumables in each of the NACE Rev. 2. Industrial activity group separately (05.1 to 36.0).
3 (c)Please describe deviations from the international standard (in terms of structure, methodology or application rules). Please use examples, if a general statement is not possible.There are some deviations from EU classifications NACE Rev. 2/CPA 2008 in terms of structure. Breakdowns or aggregation of CPA raw material headings were introduced in NRMI 2008 to create national headings and one digit is assigned to indicate its origin.
3 (d)At what level of the international standard can data be reported for international comparison? (Please provide examples of programmes / indicators if reporting takes place at different levels of the classification.)Data can be reported on the NACE Rev. 2 levels 1 to 3 (industries) and CPA 6-digit ( level 5) for consumption of raw material and consumables for international comparisons of industry consumption.
3 (e)If no links to international classifications exist or no international standard is used, please state if there are plans to use international norms in the future.---
Classification uses
4 (a)Please state for which statistical purposes (surveys etc.) this classification is used and if there are users outside of the Statistical Office. Please indicate at which level the classification is used for data collection and for data publishing.NRMI 2008 is being used as survey nomenclature. Main user is internal – national accounts (input-output purposes) as well as energy statistics. NRMI 2008 levels 1 to 7 are used for data collection and data publishing.
4 (b)Please give the names of institutions that use the classification for non-statistical purposes (as opposed to statistical purposes in question 4(a)). Also indicate the kind of use (e.g. tax offices, social security, customs, enterprise register, employment services, work permits etc.)---
4 (c)Please indicate if alternative classifications are used by other institutions of the economy. Are these classifications available and useful for the Statistical Office?There is no other alternative nomenclature as NRMI 2008. It is available on CBS web-site and very useful as survey nomenclature for long period of time (previous versions).
Implementation / revision status
5 (a)Please state the date of the official adoption of the classification. If not yet adopted, please indicate the current state (e.g. in development, sent for approval, in printing, ready to be distributed etc.)NRMI 2008 has been adopted 25th of May 2009 (Official Gazette of Republic of Croatia, No. 60/09).
5 (b)Please state the date of use of the classification for individual statistical programmes.NRMI 2008 is being used for data collection of the Annual Survey on Raw Material and Energy Consumption in Industry (IND-21/REPRO form) in Republic of Croatia for reference year 2008, launched 25th of May 2009.
5 (c)Are there existing plans for revision or update of the current classification?NRMI 2008 version is planned to be revised with new round of revisions of EU activity and product classifications NACE/CPA within revision policy of Eurostat.
5 (d)Name of former (previous) national classification (full name in both national tongue and in English with acronyms in brackets, should be given)Nomenklatura inputa sirovina i materijala industrije, verzija 2004. (NRMI 2004.)

Nomenclature of Inputs Raw Materials and Consumables in Industry, 2004 version (NRMI 2004)

5 (e)Please describe the link of the former classification to international classificationsNRMI 2004 in terms of hierarchical structure correspondents to previous versions of EU classifications NACE Rev. 1.1 /CPA 2002 and had 6.907 codes of raw materials and consumables as breakdowns of CPA 2002 subcategories within sections A to E.
5 (f)Please describe the structure of the former classification and indicate the number of items at each level of the classification. (similar to question 2(a))Level 1: 3 sections
Level 2: 30 divisions
Level 3: 119 groups
Level 4: intermediate level CPA sub-categories level
Level 5: 6.907 raw material heading – national
5 (g)Do conversion tables exist between the former and current classification?Yes.
5 (h)When was the former classification implemented?NRMI 2004 has been implemented from 1st June 2005 to 31st of December 2007 on Annual Survey on Raw Material and Energy Consumption in Industry (reference years 2004 to 2007).
5 (i)Are statistical data still collected or published according to the former classification? Please indicate if this statistical data is collected or published by the Statistical Office or elsewhere.No.
Supporting documents
6 (a)Have national explanatory notes and/or guidelines been elaborated?Yes.
6 (b)Do correspondence tables exist between the national and the international classifications (if applicable)?Yes.
6 (c)Are correspondence tables between alternative and current classification available (if applicable)?---
6 (d)Does a national coding index exist?Yes.
6 (e)Is the classification available in electronic form? If yes, in which formats is it available?(e.g. PDF, TXT, Excel, XML)Yes, in PDF, Excel, DOC.
6 (f)Are the correspondence tables or indexes available in electronic form?Yes.
Contact information
7 (a)Name of institution / office responsible for the development and maintenance of the classificationCroatian Bureau of Statistics
7 (b)Contact address, phone number, e-mail or website for public information and inquiryCROATIAN BUREAU OF STATISTICS
Information, Services and Publications Directorate
Information Department

Frane Petrića 2 (mezzanine)
10 000 ZAGREB

Tel.: (+385 1) 4806-154 and (+385 1) 4806-138
Fax: (+385 1) 4806-148

Web site: http://www.dzs.hr
E-mail: stat.info@dzs.hr

Other comments
9 (a)Please provide any other information on this classification that you consider relevant---

Source: UN questionnaire, 9/12/2012