Manufacture of machinery for textile, apparel and leather production

28.94
Manufacture of machinery for textile, apparel and leather production
This class includes:
- manufacture of textile machinery:
  • machines for preparing, producing, extruding, drawing, texturing or cutting man-made textile fibres, materials or yarns
  • machines for preparing textile fibres: cotton gins, bale breakers, garnetters, cotton spreaders, wool scourers, wool carbonisers, combs, carders, roving frames etc.
  • spinning machines
  • machines for preparing textile yarns: reelers, warpers and related machines
  • weaving machines (looms), including hand looms
  • knitting machines
  • machines for making knotted net, tulle, lace, braid etc.
- manufacture of auxiliary machines or equipment for textile machinery:
  • dobbies, jacquards, automatic stop motions, shuttle changing mechanisms, spindles and spindle flyers etc.
- manufacture of textile printing machinery
- manufacture of machinery for fabric processing:
  • machinery for washing, bleaching, dyeing, dressing, finishing, coating or impregnating textile fabrics
  • manufacture of machines for reeling, unreeling, folding, cutting or pinking textile fabrics
- manufacture of laundry machinery:
  • ironing machines, including fusing presses
  • commercial washing and drying machines
  • dry-cleaning machines
- manufacture of sewing machines, sewing machine heads and sewing machine needles (whether or not for household use)
- manufacture of machines for producing or finishing felt or non-wovens
- manufacture of leather machines:
  • machinery for preparing, tanning or working hides, skins or leather
  • machinery for making or repairing footwear or other articles of hides, skins, leather or fur skins
This class excludes:
- manufacture of paper or paperboard cards for use on jacquard machines, see 17.29
- manufacture of domestic washing and drying machines, see 27.51
- manufacture of calendaring machines, see 28.29
- manufacture of machines used in bookbinding, see 28.99