This is based on 1987 descriptions of each 4-digit SIC code by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Some codes are catchalls for different products, or will be designated "NEC" or "not elsewhere classified."
This system classifies business establishments by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).The NAICS system is used by the statistical agencies of the United States. NAICS replaces the 1987 Standard Industrial Classification (SIC).
In the 1997 Economic Census, the U.S. Census department began providing a bridge between the SIC codes and the NAICS. There are many new codes particularly relating to the telecommunications and e-commerce markets.
Provides in-depth profiles of a specific industry subsector within a country, including analysis of market opportunities, end-users, competitors, market access, distribution channels, market barriers, and financing options. The reports also list market sector prospects, trade promotion opportunities, and in-country contacts. This site replaces the former Market Research Library from U.S. Commercial Service.