Non-Metallic Mineral Product Manufacturing (NAICS 327)
Under this topic you will find the North American Industry Classification
System definition of the
Non-Metallic Mineral Product Manufacturing (NAICS 327) subsector. You can use this
definition to properly identify the segment of the industry you wish to study
further in other sections of Canadian Industry Statistics.
Definition of the Subsector
This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing non-metallic mineral products. These establishments cut, grind, shape and finish granite, marble, limestone, slate and other stone; mix non-metallic minerals with chemicals and other additives; and heat non-metallic mineral preparations to make products, such as bricks, refractories, ceramic products, cement and glass.
Establishments primarily engaged in:
- beneficiating non-metallic minerals (212, Mining and Quarrying (except Oil and Gas))