SIC Class 5811: Book publishing

Classification of the economic activity: Book publishing

SIC Class 5811

Hierarchy of Class 5811

  • Section JInformation and communication
  • Division 58Publishing activities
  • Group 581Publishing of books, periodicals and other publishing activities
  • Class 5811Book publishing

List of terms related whith SIC Code 5811

What activities does the Class 5811 contain?

This class includes the activities of publishing books in print, electronic (CD, electronic displays etc.) or audio form or on the Internet.

This class includes:

~ publishing of books, brochures, leaflets and similar publications, including publishing of dictionaries and encyclopedias

~ publishing of atlases, maps and charts

~ publishing of audio books

~ publishing of encyclopedias etc.


What activities does not the Class 5811 contain?

This class excludes:

~ production of globes, see 3290

~ publishing of advertising material, see 5819

~ publishing of music and sheet books, see 5920

~ activities of independent authors, see 9000