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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3 code I


  • Tabulation Category: I - Transport, storage and communications


This Tabulation Category is divided into the following Divisions:

  • 60 - Land transport; transport via pipelines
  • 61 - Water transport
  • 62 - Air transport
  • 63 - Supporting and auxiliary transport activities; activities of travel agencies
  • 64 - Post and telecommunications

Explanatory note

These divisions include activities related to providing passenger or freight transport, whether scheduled or not, by rail, road, water or air and auxiliary activities such as terminal and parking facilities, cargo handling, storage. Division 64 includes postal activities and telecommunications.
In particular renting of transport equipment with driver or operator for the different transport modes are considered to be transport activities and are therefore included in this section.

Exclusions: Maintenance, repair and alteration of transport equipment, except motor vehicles, motorcycles and snowmobiles, are classified in division 35 (Manufacture of other transport equipment).
Construction, maintenance and repair of roads, railways, harbours, airfields, etc., are classified in class 4520 (Building of complete constructions or parts thereof; civil engineering).
Maintenance and repair of motor vehicles or of motorcycles and snowmobiles are classified in class 5020 and in class 5040, respectively.
Renting of transport equipment without driver or operator is classified in the appropriate class of group 711, according to mode of transport.

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