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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 1610


  • Section: C - Manufacturing
  • Division: 16 - Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials
  • Group: 161 - Sawmilling and planing of wood
  • Class: 1610 - Sawmilling and planing of wood

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- sawing, planing and machining of wood
- slicing, peeling or chipping logs
- manufacture of wooden railway sleepers
- manufacture of unassembled wooden flooring
- manufacture of wood wool, wood flour, chips, particles

This class also includes:
- drying of wood
- impregnation or chemical treatment of wood with preservatives or other materials

This class excludes:
- logging and production of wood in the rough, see 0220
- manufacture of veneer sheets thin enough for use in plywood, boards and panels, see 1621
- manufacture of shingles and shakes, beadings and mouldings, see 1622

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