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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3.1 code 0502


  • Section: B - Fishing
  • Division: 05 - Fishing, aquaculture and service activities incidental to fishing
  • Group: 050 - Fishing, aquaculture and service activities incidental to fishing
  • Class: 0502 - Aquaculture

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- production of oyster spat, mussel, lobsterlings, shrimp post-larvae, fish fry and fingerlings
- growing of laver and other edible seaweeds
- fish farming in sea water and freshwater including farming of ornamental fish
- cultivation of oysters
- operation of fish hatcheries

This class also includes:
- service activities incidental to the operation of fish hatcheries and fish farms

This class excludes:
- frog farming, see 0122
- operation of sport fishing preserves, see 9241

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