How to: Enter NACE Codes

Nomenclature génerale des Activités économiques dans les Communautés Européennes (NACE) codes represent the statistical classification of economic activities within the European Union (EU).

A NACE code serves as a basis to compile statistics for many things, including:

  • Production

  • Factors of production such as labor, raw materials, or energy

  • Fixed capital formation operations

  • Financial operations

You can enter NACE codes in the Company Information window. NACE codes are unique five- or six-digit codes that are assigned to industry sectors. For example, DA.15.83 - Manufacture of Sugar.

To enter NACE codes

  1. In the Search box, enter Company Information, and then choose the related link.

  2. On the General FastTab, in the Industrial Classification field, enter the NACE code.

  3. Choose the OK button.

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