|Proposal status:||Draft (under way)|
|Definition:||More detailed tagging for industrial areas|
An industrial location is often more than just the building. The yards often form an integral part of the operations and it is often more appropriate to draw a way around the entire site with landuse=industrial industrial=* and then tag the buildings in the site with building=* (e.g. building=warehouse). It is preferable to using overly specific landuse values (like landuse=mine, landuse=port) as it makes easier to process and interpret data at the same time allowing for more specific tagging and processing of data.
Tagging as area is always preferable but tagging as nodes may be temporarily used (and changed into tagging into areas as soon as possible).
|industrial=factory||A place where manufacturing takes place, not otherwise specified|
|industrial=machine_shop||A place where a variety of parts are machined for different companies. If the shop focuses on a particular process use machine_shop=*, e.g. machine_shop=waterjet|
|industrial=sawmill||A place where logs are turned into wood products including lumber and plywood|
|industrial=ice_factory||A place where ice are made and sold (e.g. to fishing boat).|
|industrial=oil_mill||A mill designed to crush or bruise oil-bearing seeds, such as linseed or peanuts, or other oil-rich vegetable material).|
|industrial=grinding_mill||A mill is a device that breaks solid materials into smaller pieces by grinding, crushing, or cutting. The aftermath is powdered product, not liquid extract like oil mill).|
|industrial=warehouse||A place where goods are stored and shipped from but not manufactured|
|industrial=mobile_equipment||A place where mobile_equipment of some kind is sold or rented|
|industrial=distributor||A distributor for some product. Does not generally sell to the public|
|industrial=port||Port area handling commercial traffic. Alternative to Tag:landuse=port and seaway=port.|
|factory=food||A factory where food is manufactured. If the focus is on retail sales to consumers, see shop=bakery|
|factory=mobile_equipment||A place where mobile equipment like bulldozers, graders, skidders and log loaders are manufactured. For places where they are not manufactured but are sold or rented see industrial=mobile_equipment|