SIC Industry Description

Industry: 2721—Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing
Establishments primarily engaged in publishing periodicals, or in publishing and printing periodicals. These establishments carry on the various operations necessary for issuing periodicals, but may or may not perform their own printing. Establishments not engaged in publishing periodicals, but which print periodicals for publishers, are classified in Industry Group 275.

Comic books: publishing and printing, or publishing onlyStatistical reports (periodicals), publishing and printing, or publishing only
Magazines: publishing and printing, or publishing onlyTelevision schedules: publishing and printing, or publishing only
Periodicals: publishing and printing, or publishing onlyTrade journals, publishing and printing, or publishing only
Codes TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
2721Periodicals5,154
272100Periodicals976
27210000Periodicals976
272101Periodicals, publishing only2,975
27210100Periodicals, publishing only211
27210101Comic books: publishing only, not printed on site55
27210102Magazines: publishing only, not printed on site2,464
27210103Statistical reports (periodicals): publishing only31
27210104Television schedules: publishing only, not printed on site6
27210105Trade journals: publishing only, not printed on site208
272102Periodicals, publishing and printing1,203
27210200Periodicals, publishing and printing106
27210201Comic books: publishing and printing47
27210202Magazines: publishing and printing926
27210203Statistical reports (periodicals): publishing and printing21
27210204Television schedules: publishing and printing6
27210205Trade journals: publishing and printing97