2007 NAICS Definition
This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) manufacturing unassembled jewelry parts and stock shop products, such as sheet, wire, and tubing; (2) cutting, slabbing, tumbling, carving, engraving, polishing or faceting precious or semiprecious stones and gems; (3) recutting, repolishing, and setting gem stones; and (4) drilling, sawing, and peeling cultured pearls.
Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
- Manufacturing synthetic stones--are classified in U.S. Industry 327999, All Other Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing; and
- Manufacturing costume pearls--are classified in U.S. Industry 339914, Costume Jewelry and Novelty Manufacturing.
Index entries that bring you to this industry:
- Diamond cutting and polishing
- Drilling pearls
- Findings, jeweler's, manufacturing
- Jeweler's findings and materials manufacturing
- Lapidary work manufacturing
- Pearl drilling, peeling, or sawing