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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 243


  • Division: 2-3 - Manufacturing
  • Major Group: 24 - Manufacture of Footwear, other Wearing Apparel and Made-Up Textile Goods
  • Group: 243 - Manufacture of wearing apparel, except footwear

Explanatory note

Manufacture of wearing apparel by cutting and sewing fabrics, leather, fur and other materials; the making of hat bodies, hats and millinery; and the manufacture of umbrellas and walking sticks. Important products of this group include underwear and outer-wear; millinery; hats; fur apparel and trimmings; gloves and mittens; suspenders, garters, and related products; robes and dressing gowns; raincoats and other water proofed outer garments; leather clothing; sheepskin-lined clothing; apparel belts regardless of material; handkerchiefs; academic caps and gowns; vestments; theatrical costumes. The repair of wearing apparel in connexion with the cleaning and pressing of these articles is classified in group 854 (Laundries and laundry service; cleaning and dyeing).

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