NAICS Code 493110

NAICS 493110

NAICS Code 493110 – General Warehousing and Storage

Definition of NAICS Code 493110: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating merchandise warehousing and storage facilities. These establishments generally handle goods in containers, such as boxes, barrels, and/or drums, using equipment, such as forklifts, pallets, and racks. They are not specialized in handling bulk products of any particular type, size, or quantity of goods or products.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 493110

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Renting or leasing space for self storage–are classified in Industry NAICS 531130, Lessors of Miniwarehouses and Self-Storage Units; and
  • Selling in combination with handling and/or distributing goods to other wholesale or retail establishments–are classified in Sector 42, Wholesale Trade.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 493110

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

  • Bonded warehousing, general merchandise
  • General warehousing and storage
  • Private warehousing and storage, general merchandise
  • Public warehousing and storage (except self storage), general merchandise
  • Warehousing (including foreign trade zones), general merchandise
  • Warehousing and storage, general merchandise

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 493110

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 8292NAICS 493110
  • CA WC: 8292
  • DE WC: 813, 867
  • PA WC: 813, 867
  • MI WC: 8292
  • NJ WC: 8292
  • NY WC: 8292
  • WY WC: 493110
  • GL: 99938, 47367, 68706, 68707
  • SIC: 4225

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 493110 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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.

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NAICS Code 493110