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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 0163


  • Section: A - Agriculture, forestry and fishing
  • Division: 01 - Crop and animal production, hunting and related service activities
  • Group: 016 - Support activities to agriculture and post-harvest crop activities
  • Class: 0163 - Post-harvest crop activities

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- preparation of crops for primary markets, i.e. cleaning, trimming, grading, disinfecting
- cotton ginning
- preparation of tobacco leaves
- preparation of cocoa beans
- waxing of fruit
- sun-drying of fruit and vegetables

This class excludes:
- preparation of agricultural products by the producer, see groups 011 and 012
- preserving of fruit and vegetables, including dehydration by artificial means, see 1030
- stemming and redrying of tobacco, see 1200
- marketing activities of commission merchants and cooperative associations, see division 46
- wholesale of agricultural raw materials, see 4620

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