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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

CPC Ver.2 code 015

Structure   Notes

  • Section: 0 - Agriculture, forestry and fishery products
  • Division: 01 - Products of agriculture, horticulture and market gardening
  • Group: 015 - Edible roots and tubers with high starch or inulin content


This Group is divided into the following Classes:

  • 0151 - Potatoes
  • 0159 - Other edible roots and tubers with high starch or inulin content

Explanatory note

This group includes roots and tubers, i.e. plants grown generally as annual crops, yielding roots, tubers, rhizomes, corms and stems that are mainly used for human consumption. Excluded from this group are roots and tubers used mainly for feed, for processing into sugar, and those classified as vegetables.

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