|Major Group 27 : Printing, Publishing, And Allied Industries
This major group includes establishments engaged in printing by one
or more common processes, such as letterpress; lithography (including
offset), gravure, or screen; and those establishments which perform services
for the printing trade, such as bookbinding and platemaking. This major
group also includes establishments engaged in publishing newspapers, books,
and periodicals, regardless of whether or not they do their own printing.
News syndicates are classified in Services, Industry 7383. Establishments
primarily engaged in textile printing and finishing fabrics are classified in
Major Group 22, and those engaged in printing and stamping on fabric
articles are classified in Industry 2396. Establishments manufacturing
products that contain incidental printing, such as advertising or instructions,
are classified according to the nature of the products for example, as cartons,
bags, plastics film, or paper.