SIC Industry Description

Industry: 2823—Cellulosic Manmade Fibers
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing cellulosic fibers (including cellulose acetate and regenerated cellulose such as rayon by the viscose or cuprammonium process) in the form of monofilament, yarn, staple, or tow suitable for further manufacturing on spindles, looms, knitting machines, or other textile processing equipment.

Acetate fibersRayon primary products: fibers, straw strips, and yarn
Cellulose acetate monofilament, yarn, staple, or towRayon yarn, made in chemical plants
Cellulose fibers, manmadeRegenerated cellulose fibers
Cigarette tow cellulosic fiberTextured yarns and fibers, cellulosic made in chemical plants
Cuprammonium fibersTriacetate fibers
Fibers, rayonViscose fibers, bands, strips and yarn
Horsehair artificial rayonYarn cellulosic: made in chemical plants
Nitrocellulose fibers
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
2823Cellulosic Manmade Fibers41
282300Cellulosic manmade fibers33
28230000Cellulosic manmade fibers33
282399Cellulosic manmade fibers, nec8
28239901Acetate fibers, triacetate fibers4
28239902Cigarette tow, cellulosic fiber1
28239903Cuprammonium fibers1
28239904Horsehair, artificial: rayon0
28239905Rayon fibers, straw, strips and yarn1
28239906Viscose fibers, bands, strips, and yarn1