NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48841

Industry 48841

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 48841 – Motor Vehicle Towing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48841: See industry description for NAICS 488410 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 488410: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in towing light or heavy motor vehicles, both local and long distance. These establishments may provide incidental services, such as storage and emergency road repair services.

Cross-References for Industry 48841

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 48841. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Operating gasoline stations–are classified in Industry Group 4471, Gasoline Stations;
  • Providing automotive repair and maintenance–are classified in Industry Group 8111, Automotive Repair and Maintenance; and
  • Both retailing automotive parts and accessories, and repairing automobiles and known as automotive supply stores–are classified in Industry NAICS 441310, Automotive Parts and Accessories Stores.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 48841

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 48841. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Emergency road services (i.e., tow service)
  • Motor vehicle towing services
  • Tow truck services
  • Towing services, motor vehicle
  • Wrecker services (i.e., towing services), motor vehicle

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 48-49: Transportation and Warehousing
    • Subsector 488: Support Activities for Transportation
      • Industry Group 4884: Support Activities for Road Transportation
        • Industry 48841: Motor Vehicle Towing (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 488410: Motor Vehicle Towing

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