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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3 code 1723


  • Tabulation Category: D - Manufacturing
  • Division: 17 - Manufacture of textiles
  • Group: 172 - Manufacture of other textiles
  • Class: 1723 - Manufacture of cordage, rope, twine and netting

Explanatory note

This class includes manufacture of cordage, rope, twine and cables of textile fibres, whether or not impregnated, coated, covered or sheathed with rubber or plastics.
It also includes manufacture of netting of cordage, rope or twine and manufacture of products of rope or netting such as made-up nets, fishing nets, ship's fenders, unloading cushions, loading slings, rope or cable fitted with metal rings.
Nets used in sports, which are included here, can, however, also be a characteristic product of activities classified in class 3693 (Manufacture of sports goods).

Exclusion: Manufacture of hair nets is classified in class 1810 (Manufacture of wearing apparel, except fur apparel).

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