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What is a NAICS code?

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), pronounced Nakes, was developed by federal agencies to use when classifying business establishments for the collection, analysis, and publication of statistical data.

Use the NAICS Search box to find NAICS codes by keyword (left-hand side) and further information. 

Example of NAICS for Apparel Industries are:
448120, Women's Clothing Stores   
448150, Clothing Accessories Stores
448140, Family Clothing Stores
448190, Specialized Apparel Stores (bridal gowns, raincoats, leather coats, fur apparel, and swimwear)