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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 311


  • Division: 2-3 - Manufacturing
  • Major Group: 31 - Manufacture of Chemicals and Chemical Products
  • Group: 311 - Basic industrial chemicals, including fertilizers

Explanatory note

The manufacture of basic industrial organic and inorganic chemicals such as acids, alkalis and salts; dye intermediates, dyes, colour lakes and toners; explosives and fireworks; synthetic fibres, resins, plastics, elastomers and rubber; and fertilizers. The manufacture of chemical materials for and of products of atomic fission or fusion is included.

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