SIC Code 4215 Courier Services, except by Air

Industry

Transportation & Public Utilities

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in the delivery of individually addressed letters, parcels, and packages (generally under 100 pounds), except by means of air transportation or by the United States Postal Service. Delivery is usually made by street or highway within a local area or between cities.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in furnishing air delivery of individually addressed letters, parcels, and packages, except by the United States Postal Service, are classified in Industry 4513, and establishments of the United States Postal Service are classified in Industry 4311. Establishments primarily engaged in the delivery of advertising and other unaddressed letters, parcels, and packages are classified in Industry 7319. Establishments primarily engaged in undertaking the transportation of goods from shippers to receivers for a charge covering the entire transportation, but making use of other transportation establishments to effect the entire delivery, are classified in Industry 4731. Establishments primarily engaged in furnishing armored car services are classified in Services, Industry 7381.

Illustrative Examples

  • Courier services
  • except by air, Letter deliveryprivate: except air, Mail deliveryprivate: except air, Package deliveryprivate: except air, Parcel delivery, private: except air
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Industry Sample for USA

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 421501Courier Services
  • 421502Parcel Delivery
  • 421503Shipping Masters
  • 421504Parcel Post Assembly Service
  • 421505Art Delivery
  • 421506Medical Courier Svc
  • 421507Baby Formula Service

7-digit SIC

  • 4215001Courier Services
  • 4215002Vehicular Package Delivery
  • 4215003Parcel Delivery
  • 4215004Shipping Masters
  • 4215005Bicycle Delivery Services
  • 4215006Parcel Post Assembly Services
  • 4215007Motorcycle Delivery Services
  • 4215008Art Delivery
  • 4215009Medical Courier Services
  • 4215010Baby Formula Services

8-digit SIC

  • 42150000Courier Services, Except By Air
  • 42159901Bicycle Delivery Service
  • 42159902Motorcycle Delivery Service
  • 42159903Package Delivery, Vehicular
  • 42159904Parcel Delivery, Vehicular