NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48899

Industry 48899

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 48899 – Other Support Activities for Transportation

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48899: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing support activities to transportation (except for air transportation; rail transportation; water transportation; road transportation; and freight transportation arrangement).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Code 48899

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

  • Arrangement of vanpools or carpools
  • Stockyards (i.e., not for fattening or selling livestock)
  • Independent pipeline terminal facilities

Cross-References for NAICS Code 48899

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 48899. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing support activities for air transportation–are classified in Industry Group 4881, Support Activities for Air Transportation;
  • Providing support activities for rail transportation–are classified in Industry Group 4882, Support Activities for Rail Transportation;
  • Providing support activities for water transportation–are classified in Industry Group 4883, Support Activities for Water Transportation;
  • Providing support activities for road transportation–are classified in Industry Group 4884, Support Activities for Road Transportation;
  • Arranging transportation of freight between shippers and carriers–are classified in Industry 48851, Freight Transportation Arrangement;
  • Providing tariff and freight rate consulting services–are classified in Industry 54161, Management Consulting Services;
  • Operating stockyards for fattening livestock–are classified in Subsector 112, Animal Production and Aquaculture; and
  • Providing packaging and labeling services–are classified in Industry 56191, Packaging and Labeling Services.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 48899

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 48899. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Arrangement of car pools and vanpools
  • Car pools, arrangement of
  • Crating goods for shipping
  • Packing and preparing goods for shipping
  • Pipeline terminal facilities, independently operated
  • Preparing goods for transportation (i.e., crating, packing)
  • Stockyards (i.e., not for fattening or selling livestock), transportation
  • Vanpools, arrangement of
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 4889: Other Support Activities for Transportation
        • Industry 48899: Other Support Activities for Transportation (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 488991: Packing and Crating
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 488999: All Other Support Activities for Transportation

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