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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3 code 2022


  • Tabulation Category: D - Manufacturing
  • Division: 20 - Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials
  • Group: 202 - Manufacture of products of wood, cork, straw and plaiting materials
  • Class: 2022 - Manufacture of builders' carpentry and joinery

Explanatory note

This class includes manufacture of wooden goods intended to be used primarily in the construction industry. The output of these activities consists of a large variety of products such as:
- builders' carpentry including beams, rafters, roof struts and similar goods used for structural purposes or in arch supports, scaffoldings or other temporary supports.
- builders' joinery including doors, windows, shutters and their frames whether or not containing metal fittings such as hinges, locks, etc.; stairs, porchwork, railings, etc.; parquet flooring blocks, strips, etc., assembled into panels.
- wooden beading and mouldings, shingles and shakes.
- cellular wood panels, wainscot, built-in closets.
Production of recognizable unassembled pieces of these goods is classified in this class.
Installation of self-manufactured carpentry or joinery of wood.
Manufacture of prefabricated buildings, predominantly of wood, is included.

Exclusions: Manufacture of unassembled wood flooring, including parquet flooring, is classified in class 2010 (Sawmilling and planing of wood).
Manufacture of venetian blinds and of kitchen cabinets, bookcases, wardrobes and other non-standing furniture is classified in class 2029 (Manufacture of other products of wood; manufacture of articles of cork, straw and plaiting materials).

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