2017 Edition

national industry 332439

Other Metal Container Manufacturing


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing metal (light gauge) containers (except cans).

The immediate parent of national industry 332439 is international industry 33243: Metal Can, Box, and Other Metal Container (Light Gauge) Manufacturing

Illustrative Examples

  • Light gauge metal bins manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal drums manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal garbage cans manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal lunch boxes manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal mailboxes manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal tool boxes manufacturing
  • Light gauge metal vats manufacturing
  • Metal air cargo containers manufacturing
  • Metal barrels manufacturing
  • Vacuum bottles and jugs manufacturing

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Manufacturing foil containers--are classified in U.S. Industry 332999, All Other Miscellaneous Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing metal cans--are classified in U.S. Industry 332431, Metal Can Manufacturing;
  • Reconditioning barrels and drums--are classified in Industry 811310, Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance; and
  • Manufacturing heavy gauge metal containers--are classified in Industry 332420, Metal Tank (Heavy Gauge) 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 332439 -
2007 332439 -
2012 332439 -
2017 332439 -

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 332439, Other Metal Container Manufacturing:

  1. barrel assembly
  2. barrel or drum manufacturing metal
  3. boiler tank and shipping container manufacturing
  4. capacitor condenser can and case stamped metal manufacturing
  5. drum or container manufacturing metal
  6. drum or container manufacturing metal not otherwise classified
  7. fabricated metal product manufacturing
  8. fabricated metal product not otherwise classified
  9. hardware not otherwise classified
  10. industrial truck tractor trailer and stacker
  11. manufacturing
  12. metal can box and other metal container light gauge manufacturing
  13. metal container light gauge manufacturing
  14. metal good manufacturing sheet metal work and duct
  15. metal good manufacturing shipping barrel drum keg and pail
  16. metal product manufacturing heavy not otherwise classified
  17. metal product manufacturing light
  18. metal product manufacturing light not otherwise classified
  19. metal shipping barrel drum keg and pail
  20. metal stamping not otherwise classified
  21. other metal container manufacturing
  22. sheet metal work


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