NAICS Code 488320 Marine Cargo Handling


Transportation and Warehousing


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing stevedoring and other marine cargo handling services (except warehousing).

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Preparing freight for transportation: classified in U.S. Industry 488991, Packing and Crating
  • Operating general merchandise, refrigerated, or other warehousing and storage facilities: classified in Subsector 493, Warehousing and Storage
  • Operating docking and pier facilities: classified in Industry 488310, Port and Harbor Operations.

Industries Included

  • Loading and unloading services at ports and harbors
  • Longshoremen services
  • Marine cargo handling services
  • Ship hold cleaning services
  • Stevedoring services

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Industry Overview

Total Companies:547

Est. Employment:9927