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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 239


  • Division: 2-3 - Manufacturing
  • Major Group: 23 - Manufacture of Textiles
  • Group: 239 - Manufacture of textiles not elsewhere classified

Explanatory note

Manufacture of linoleum and other hard-surfaced floor coverings (excluding rubber); artificial leather; oilcloth and other impregnated and coated fabrics; straw, coir and similar matting and mats; felt by processes other than weaving; batting, padding, wadding and upholstery filling from all fibres. The recovering of fibres from waste and rags is included. The weaving of felt is classified in group 231 (Spinning, weaving and finishing of textiles). The manufacture of wood-excelsior upholstery filling is classified in proposed group 251 (Sawmills, planing and other mills); the manufacture of asbestos pads and padding is classified in group 339 (Manufacture of non-metallic minerals, n.e.c.).

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