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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 232


  • Division: 2-3 - Manufacturing
  • Major Group: 23 - Manufacture of Textiles
  • Group: 232 - Knitting mills

Explanatory note

Establishments such as hosiery and knitting mills, primarily engaged in producing hosiery, outerwear, underwear and other knit wear as well as knitted fabrics. Included is the bleaching, dyeing, finishing of knitted products. The manufacture of garments in knitting mills is included but the making up of garments from knitted fabrics other than in knitting mills is classified in group 243 (Manufacture of wearing apparel except footwear). The production of machine-made lace Is classified in group 231 (Spinning, weaving and finishing of textiles).

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