Standard International Trade Classification

  A commonly used classification system for internationally traded goods and services. The system consists of 9 sections (numbered 0 through 9), each section is split into divisions, and the divisions are further split into groups. The acronym nes is used in the classification system and stands for 'not elsewhere specified'. These codes are periodically changed and the sections and divisions in use in 1992 are:
  0 Food and live animals
  00 Live animals other than animals of division 03
  01 Meat and meat preparations
  02 Dairy products and birds' eggs
  022 Milk and cream and milk products other than butter and cheese
  023 Butter and other fats and oils derived from milk
  023 Cheese and curd
  03 Fish (not marine mammals), crustaceans, molluscs and aquatic invertebrates, and preparations thereof
  04 Cereal and cereal production
  041 Wheat (including spelt) and meslin, unmilled
  042 Rice
  043 Barley, unmilled
  044 Maize (not including sweetcorn), unmilled
  05 Vegetables and fruit
  06 Sugar, sugar preparations and honey
  07 Coffee, tea, cocoa, spices, and manufactures thereof
  071 Coffee and coffee substitutes
  072 Cocoa
  074 Tea and maté
  08 Feeding stuff for animals (not including unmilled cereals)
  09 Miscellaneous edible products and preparations
  1 Beverages and tobacco
  11 Beverages
  112 Alcoholic beverages
  12 Tobacco and tobacco manufactures
  2 Crude material, inedible, except fuels
  21 Hides, skins and furskins, raw
  22 Oil seeds and oleaginous fruit
  23 Crude rubber (including synthetic and reclaimed)
  24 Cork and wood
  25 Pulp and waste paper
  26 Textile fibres (other than wool tops), and their wastes (not manufactured into yarn or fabric)
  263 Cotton
  266 Synthetic fibres suitable for spinning
  267 Other man-made fibres suitable for spinning and waste of man-made fibres
  268 Wool and other animal hair (including wool tops)
  27 Crude fertilisers other than those of division 56 and crude minerals (excluding coal, petroleum and precious stones)
  28 Metalliferous ores and metal scrap
  281 Iron ore and concentrates
  29 Crude animal and vegetable materials, nes
  3 Mineral fuels, lubricants and related materials
  32 Coal, coke and briquettes
  33 Petroleum, petroleum products, and related materials
  333 Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous materials, crude
  34 Gas, natural and manufactured
  35 Electric current
  4 Animal and vegetable oils, fats and waxes
  41 Animal oils and fats
  42 Fixed vegetable fats and oils; crude, refined or fractioned
  43 Animal and vegetable oils and fats, processed and waxes of animal or vegetable origin; inedible mixtures or preparations of animal or vegetable fats and oils, nes
  5 Chemical and related products, nes
  51 Organic chemicals
  52 Inorganic chemicals
  53 Dyeing, tanning and colouring materials
  54 Medicinal and pharmaceutical products
  55 Essential oils, resinoids and perfume materials; toilet, polishing and cleansing preparations
  56 Fertilisers (other than those of group 27)
  57 Plastics in primary forms
  58 Plastics in non-primary forms
  59 Chemical materials and products, nes
  6 Manufactured good, classified chiefly by material
  61 Leather, leather manufactures, nes and dressed furskins
  62 Rubber manufactures, nes
  63 Cork and wood manufactures (excluding furniture)
  64 Paper, paperboard and articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard
  65 Textile yarn, fabrics, made-up articles, nes and related products
  66 Non-metallic mineral manufactures, nes
  67 Iron and steel
  68 Non-ferrous metals
  681 Silver, platinum and other metals of the platinum group
  682 Copper
  683 Nickel
  684 Aluminium
  687 Tin
  69 Manufactures of metal, nes
  7 Machinery and transport equipment
  71 Power generating machinery and equipment
  713 Internal combustion piston engines, and parts thereof, nes
  72 Machinery specialised for particular industries
  721 Agricultural machinery (excluding tractors) and parts thereof
  724 Textile and leather machinery, and parts thereof, nes
  73 Metalworking machinery
  74 General industrial machinery and equipment, nes, and machine parts, nes
  75 Office machines and automatic data processing machines
  76 Telecommunications, sound recording and reproducing apparatus and equipment
  761 Television receivers (including monitors and projectors) whether or not incorporating radio receivers or recording/ reproducing apparatus
  77 Electrical machinery, apparatus and appliances, nes and electrical parts thereof (including non-electrical counterparts, nes, of electrical household-type equipment)
  78 Road vehicles (including air cushion vehicles)
  781 Motor cars and other motor vehicles principally designed for the transport of persons (other than public transport vehicles)
  782 Motor vehicles for the transport of goods and special purpose motor vehicles
  79 Other transport equipment
  791 Railway vehicles (including hovertrains) and associated equipment
  792 Aircraft and associated equipment; spacecraft (including satellites) and spacecraft launch vehicles
  793 Ships, boats (including hovercraft) and floating structures
  8 Miscellaneous manufactured articles
  81 Prefabricated buildings; sanitary, plumbing, heating and lighting fixtures and fittings, nes
  82 Furniture and parts thereof; bedding, mattresses, supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishing
  83 Travel goods, handbags and similar containers
  84 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories
  85 Footwear
  87 Professional, scientific and controlling instruments and apparatus, nes
  88 Photographic apparatus, equipment and supplies and optical goods, nes; watches and clocks
  89 Miscellaneous manufactured articles, nes
  9 Commodities and transactions not classified elsewhere in the SITC
  911 Postal packages not classified according to kind
  931 Special transactions and commodities not classified according to kind
  961 Coin (other than gold coin) not being legal tender
  981 Military arms and communications

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