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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3 code 1542


Changes have been made to the original printed version. Check the Registry for details.
Last change: 4/9/1996


  • Tabulation Category: D - Manufacturing
  • Division: 15 - Manufacture of food products and beverages
  • Group: 154 - Manufacture of other food products
  • Class: 1542 - Manufacture of sugar

Explanatory note

This class includes production of cane or beet sugar: raw cane sugar, refined cane or beet sugar, syrup made of beet or cane sugar, other sugars and sugar syrups (e.g. maple sugar, invert sugar, palm sugar). Molasses production.

Exclusion: Manufacture of glucose and other sugars made from starches is classified in class 1532 (Manufacture of starches and starch products).
Integrated gathering of sap and the production of maple syrup and sugar on the farm is classified in class 0112 (Growing of vegetables, horticultural specialties and nursery products).

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