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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 2022


  • Section: C - Manufacturing
  • Division: 20 - Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
  • Group: 202 - Manufacture of other chemical products
  • Class: 2022 - Manufacture of paints, varnishes and similar coatings, printing ink and mastics

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- manufacture of paints and varnishes, enamels or lacquers
- manufacture of prepared pigments and dyes, opacifiers and colours
- manufacture of vitrifiable enamels and glazes and engobes and similar preparations
- manufacture of mastics
- manufacture of caulking compounds and similar non-refractory filling or surfacing preparations
- manufacture of organic composite solvents and thinners
- manufacture of prepared paint or varnish removers
- manufacture of printing ink

This class excludes:
- manufacture of dyestuffs and pigments, see 2011
- manufacture of writing and drawing ink, see 2029

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