1892 Explosive Manufacturing

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Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC)
Reference period
2006 (Revision 2.0)

1892 Explosive Manufacturing

This class consists of units mainly engaged in manufacturing explosives.

Primary activities

  • Ammonium nitrate, explosive, manufacturing
  • Blasting powder manufacturing
  • Cellulose nitrate manufacturing
  • Detonator manufacturing (cap or fuse)
  • Dynamite manufacturing
  • Explosive fuse manufacturing
  • Fireworks manufacturing
  • Gun cotton manufacturing
  • Match manufacturing
  • Propellent powder manufacturing
  • Pyrotechnic goods manufacturing
  • Pyrotechnic manufacturing
  • Safety fuse manufacturing
  • Signal flare manufacturing


Units mainly engaged in manufacturing ammunition are included in Class 2299 Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing n.e.c.

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