NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48849

Industry 48849

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 48849 – Other Support Activities for Road Transportation

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48849: See industry description for NAICS 488490 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 488490: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing services (except motor vehicle towing) to road network users.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 48849

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Bridge, tunnel, and highway operations
  • Pilot car services (i.e., wide load warning services)
  • Driving services (e.g., automobile, truck delivery)
  • Truck or weighing station operations

Cross-References for Industry 48849

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 48849. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing automotive repair and maintenance–are classified in Industry Group 8111, Automotive Repair and Maintenance;
  • Providing towing services to motor vehicles–are classified in Industry NAICS 488410, Motor Vehicle Towing;
  • Providing a network for busing in combination with providing terminal services–are classified in Industry NAICS 485210, Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation; and
  • Providing a network for trucking in combination with providing terminal services–are classified in Subsector 484, Truck Transportation.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 48849

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 48849. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Bridge, tunnel, and highway operations
  • Bus terminal operation, independent
  • Cargo surveyors, truck transportation
  • Driving services (e.g., automobile, truck delivery)
  • Independent truck driver (except owner-operators)
  • Inspection or weighing services, truck transportation
  • Loading and unloading at truck terminals
  • Pilot car services (i.e., wide load warning services)
  • Shunting of trailers in truck terminals
  • Snow clearing, highways and bridges, road transportation
  • Snow removal, highway
  • Street cleaning service
  • Truck weighing station operation
  • Trucking terminals, independently operated
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 48849: Other Support Activities for Road Transportation (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 488490: Other Support Activities for Road Transportation

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