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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 2100


  • Section: C - Manufacturing
  • Division: 21 - Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations
  • Group: 210 - Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products
  • Class: 2100 - Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- manufacture of medicinal active substances to be used for their pharmacological properties in the manufacture of medicaments: antibiotics, basic vitamins, salicylic and O-acetylsalicylic acids etc.
- processing of blood
- manufacture of medicaments:
· antisera and other blood fractions
· vaccines
· diverse medicaments, including homeopathic preparations
- manufacture of chemical contraceptive products for external use and hormonal contraceptive medicaments
- manufacture of medical diagnostic preparations, including pregnancy tests
- manufacture of radioactive in-vivo diagnostic substances
- manufacture of biotech pharmaceuticals

This class also includes:
- manufacture of chemically pure sugars
- processing of glands and manufacture of extracts of glands etc.
- manufacture of medical impregnated wadding, gauze, bandages, dressings etc.
- preparation of botanical products (grinding, grading, milling) for pharmaceutical use

This class excludes:
- manufacture of herb infusions (mint, vervain, chamomile etc.), see 1079
- manufacture of dental fillings and dental cement, see 3250
- manufacture of bone reconstruction cements, see 3250
- wholesale of pharmaceuticals, see 4649
- retail sale of pharmaceuticals, see 4772
- research and development for pharmaceuticals and biotech pharmaceuticals, see 7210
- packaging of pharmaceuticals, see 8292

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