Manufacture of weapons and ammunition: Class 2520

The industry of Manufacture of weapons and ammunition has the SIC Code 2520

Code 2520 of SIC

Hierarchy of Class 2520

  • Section CManufacturing
  • Division 25Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
  • Group 252Manufacture of weapons and ammunition
  • Class 2520Manufacture of weapons and ammunition

List of terms related whith SIC Code 2520

What activities does the Class 2520 contain?

This class includes:

~ manufacture of heavy weapons (artillery, mobile guns, rocket launchers, torpedo tubes, heavy machine guns)

~ manufacture of small arms (revolvers, shotguns, light machine guns)

~ manufacture of air or gas guns and pistols

~ manufacture of war ammunition

This class also includes:

~ manufacture of hunting, sporting or protective firearms and ammunition

~ manufacture of explosive devices such as bombs, mines and torpedoes

What activities does not the Class 2520 contain?

This class excludes:

~ manufacture of percussion caps, detonators or signalling flares, see 2029

~ manufacture of cutlasses, swords, bayonets etc., see 2593

~ manufacture of armoured vehicles for the transport of banknotes or valuables, see 2910

~ manufacture of space vehicles, see 3030

~ manufacture of tanks and other fighting vehicles, see 3040