NAICS Code 488390 Other Support Activities for Water Transportation

Industry

Transportation and Warehousing

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing services to water transportation (except port and harbor operations; marine cargo handling services; and navigational services to shipping).

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Ship painting: classified in Industry 238320, Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
  • Providing ship janitorial services: classified in Industry 561720, Janitorial Services
  • Operating port, harbor, or canal facilities: classified in Industry 488310, Port and Harbor Operations
  • Providing dredging services: classified in Industry 237990, Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
  • Providing stevedoring and other marine cargo handling services: classified in Industry 488320, Marine Cargo Handling
  • Providing navigational services to shipping: classified in Industry 488330, Navigational Services to Shipping
  • Providing ship overhauling or repairs in a shipyard: classified in U.S. Industry 336611, Ship Building and Repairing.

Illustrative Examples

  • Ship scaling services
  • Marine cargo checkers and surveyors
  • Floating drydocks (i.e., maintenance and routine repairs for ships)

Industries Included

  • Cargo checkers, marine
  • Cargo surveyors, marine
  • Drydocks, floating (i.e., routine repair and maintenance of ships)
  • Marine cargo checkers and surveyors
  • Ship dismantling at floating drydock
  • Ship scaling services not done at a shipyard

Industry Leaders