201600 Manufacture of plastics in primary forms

This type includes the manufacture of resins, plastic materials, and non-vulcanisable thermoplastic elastomers, the mixing and blending of resins on a custom basis, as well as the manufacture of non-customised synthetic resins.

This type includes:

  • manufacture of plastics in primary forms:
  • polymers, including those of ethylene, propylene, styrene, vinyl chloride, vinyl acetate and acrylics
  • polyamides
  • phenolic and epoxide resins and polyurethanes
  • alkyd and polyester resins and polyethers
  • silicones
  • ion-exchangers based on polymers

This type also includes:

  • manufacture of cellulose and its chemical derivatives

This type excludes:

  • manufacture of artificial and synthetic fibres, filaments and yarn (see 206000)
  • shredding of plastic products (see 383200)

cellulose; chloride of vinyl; ethylene; ion exchangers based on polymers; phosphates of triammonium; plastic basic subjects; polyamide; polyethers; polymers acrylics; polyurethanes; propylène; resins alkydes; resins epoxydes; resins of urea; resins phenoliques; resins polyesters; silicone; styrene; synthetic resins; vinyl acetates, polymers; vinyl chloride

Codification rules

Priority in case of multiple activities

If production, repair and sales activities are carried out, the priority is as follows :

- if production and sale: production takes priority
- if production and repair: production takes priority
- if repair and sale: repair takes priority

Outsourced activities (outsourcing)

There are several types of outsourcing, the enterprise may outsource::
• Part of a production process, classification: production
• All of a production process
o & owner of commodities, classification: production
o & non-owner of commodities, classification: section G, M or N :

For a construction enterprise:
• Part of the construction activities, classification: construction - section F

Further information:
- Introduction to NOGA 2008