2012 Edition

national industry 312120



This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in brewing beer, ale, malt liquors, and nonalcoholic beer.

The immediate parent of national industry 312120 is international industry 31212: Breweries

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in:
  • Bottling purchased malt beverages:are classified in Industry 424810, Beer and Ale Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Manufacturing malt:are classified in U.S. Industry 311213, Malt Manufacturing.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Value
2002 312120 -
2007 312120 -
2012 312120 -
2017 312120 -

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 2082 - Malt Beverages

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 312120, Breweries:

  1. beer ale or malt liquor manufacturing in bottle
  2. beer ale or malt liquor manufacturing in can
  3. beer ale or malt liquor manufacturing not bottled or canned
  4. beverage and tobacco product manufacturing
  5. beverage manufacturing
  6. brewery
  7. brewery bottle
  8. brewery can
  9. brewery malt house vinegar distiller and winery not including farming risk
  10. brewery or malt house
  11. brewery winery malt house vinegar distiller
  12. craft brewery
  13. malt beverage
  14. malt house brewery winery vinegar distiller
  15. manufacturing
  16. micro brewery
  17. soft drink water other non alcoholic beverage
  18. vinegar distiller brewery winery malt house
  19. water soft drink other non alcoholic beverage
  20. winery brewery malt house vinegar distiller


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