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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COICOP code 09.3.1

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 09 - Recreation and culture
  • Group: 09.3 - Other recreational items and equipment, gardens and pets
  • Class: 09.3.1 - Games, toys and hobbies (SD)

Explanatory note

- Card games, parlour games, chess sets and the like;
- toys of all kinds including dolls, soft toys, toy cars and trains, toy bicycles and tricycles, toy construction sets, puzzles, plasticine, electronic games, masks, disguises, jokes, novelties, fireworks and rockets, festoons and Christmas tree decorations;
- stamp-collecting requisites (used or cancelled postage stamps, stamp albums, etc.), other items for collections (coins, medals, minerals, zoological and botanical specimens, etc.) and other tools and articles n.e.c. for hobbies.
Includes: video-game software; video-game computers that plug into a television set; video-game cassettes and video-game CD-ROMs.
Excludes: collectors' items falling into the category of works of art or antiques (05.1.1); unused postage stamps (08.1.0); Christmas trees (09.3.3); children's scrapbooks (09.5.1).

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