NAICS Code 483211 Inland Water Freight Transportation

Industry

Transportation and Warehousing

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing inland water transportation of cargo on lakes, rivers, or intracoastal waterways (except on the Great Lakes System).

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Providing deep sea transportation of cargo to and from foreign ports: classified in U.S. Industry 483111, Deep Sea Freight Transportation
  • Providing water transportation of cargo in coastal waters or on the Great Lakes System: classified in U.S. Industry 483113, Coastal and Great Lakes Freight Transportation.

Industries Included

  • Barge transportation, canal (freight)
  • Canal barge transportation (freight)
  • Freight transportation, inland waters (except on Great Lakes system)
  • Intracoastal transportation of freight
  • Lake freight transportation (except on Great Lakes system)
  • Lighterage (i.e., freight transportation except vessel supply services)
  • River freight transportation
  • Ship chartering with crew, freight transportation, inland waters (except on Great Lakes system)
  • Shipping freight, inland waters (except on Great Lakes system)
  • Towing service, inland waters (except on Great Lakes system)

Industry Leaders