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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 2592


  • Section: C - Manufacturing
  • Division: 25 - Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
  • Group: 259 - Manufacture of other fabricated metal products; metalworking service activities
  • Class: 2592 - Treatment and coating of metals; machining

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- plating, anodizing etc. of metals
- heat treatment of metals
- deburring, sandblasting, tumbling, cleaning of metals
- colouring and engraving of metals
- non-metallic coating of metals:
· plasticizing, enamelling, lacquering etc.
- hardening, buffing of metals
- boring, turning, milling, eroding, planing, lapping, broaching, levelling, sawing, grinding, sharpening, polishing, welding, splicing etc. of metalwork pieces
- cutting of and writing on metals by means of laser beams

This class excludes:
- activities of farriers, see 0162
- rolling precious metals onto base metals or other metals, see 2420

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