2017 Edition

national industry 311412

Frozen Specialty Food Manufacturing


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing frozen specialty foods (except seafood), such as frozen dinners, entrees, and side dishes; frozen pizza; frozen whipped topping; and frozen waffles, pancakes, and french toast.

The immediate parent of national industry 311412 is international industry 31141: Frozen Food Manufacturing

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Manufacturing frozen dairy specialties--are classified in Industry 311520, Ice Cream and Frozen Dessert Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing frozen bakery products--are classified in U.S. Industry 311813, Frozen Cakes, Pies, and Other Pastries Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing frozen fruits, frozen fruit juices, and frozen vegetables--are classified in U.S. Industry 311411, Frozen Fruit, Juice, and Vegetable Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing frozen meat products--are classified in Industry 31161, Animal Slaughtering and Processing; and
  • Manufacturing frozen seafood products--are classified in Industry 311710, Seafood Product Preparation and Packaging.


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 311412 -
2007 311412 -
2012 311412 -
2017 311412 -

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 2038 - Frozen Specialties, Not Elsewhere Classified

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 311412, Frozen Specialty Food Manufacturing:

  1. chinese food manufacturing
  2. employment contractor temporary food product manufacturing not otherwise classified staff de pa
  3. food manufacturing
  4. food product manufacturing
  5. food product manufacturing frozen
  6. food product manufacturing not otherwise classified
  7. food product manufacturing not otherwise classified frozen
  8. food product manufacturing or processing not otherwise classified
  9. frozen food manufacturing
  10. frozen food product manufacturing
  11. frozen specialty food manufacturing
  12. frozen specialty not otherwise classified
  13. fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing
  14. manufacturing
  15. pizza manufacturing frozen
  16. prepared meal and dessert manufacturing
  17. ravioli manufacturing
  18. tamale manufacturing no canning
  19. tamale or tortilla manufacturing
  20. tortilla or tamale manufacturing


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