2017 Edition

national industry 312230

Tobacco Manufacturing


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) stemming and redrying tobacco and/or (2) manufacturing cigarettes or other tobacco products.

The immediate parent of national industry 312230 is international industry 31223: Tobacco Manufacturing

Illustrative Examples

  • Chewing tobacco manufacturing
  • Snuff manufacturing
  • Cigar manufacturing
  • Prepared pipe tobacco manufacturing
  • Cigarettes manufacturing (except electronic)
  • Tobacco leaf processing and aging

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Manufacturing tobacco pipes or electronic cigarettes--are classified in U.S. Industry 339999, All Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing electronic cigarette vapor refills--are classified in U.S. Industry 325998, All Other Miscellaneous Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing;
  • Selling leaf tobacco as merchant wholesalers that also engage in stemming tobacco--are classified in Industry 424940, Tobacco and Tobacco Product Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Selling leaf tobacco as agents or brokers that also engage in stemming tobacco--are classified in Industry 425120, Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers.


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 312210 312221 312229 -
2007 312210 312221 312229 -
2012 312230 combined
2017 312230 -

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 312230, Tobacco Manufacturing:

  1. beverage and tobacco product manufacturing
  2. chewing and smoking tobacco and snuff
  3. cigar
  4. cigar manufacturing
  5. cigarette
  6. cigarette manufacturing
  7. manufacturing
  8. tobacco manufacturing
  9. tobacco product
  10. tobacco product manufacturing cigar or cigarette
  11. tobacco product manufacturing not otherwise classified
  12. tobacco product manufacturing or proc
  13. tobacco product manufacturing other
  14. tobacco product manufacturing plug or snuff
  15. tobacco re handling or warehousing
  16. tobacco rehandling or warehousing
  17. tobacco stemming and redrying


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