Some industry resources are organized or indexed by an industry classification number. It can be helpful to note this number when using some of the resources listed on the Industry Research guide to browse more effectively for relevant information.
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.
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