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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 4610


  • Section: G - Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
  • Division: 46 - Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles
  • Group: 461 - Wholesale on a fee or contract basis
  • Class: 4610 - Wholesale on a fee or contract basis

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- activities of commission agents and all other wholesalers who trade on behalf and on the account of others
- activities of those involved in bringing sellers and buyers together or undertaking commercial transactions on behalf of a principal, including on the internet
- such agents involved in the sale of:
· agricultural raw materials, live animals, textile raw materials and semi-finished goods
· fuels, ores, metals and industrial chemicals, including fertilizers
· food, beverages and tobacco
· textiles, clothing, fur, footwear and leather goods
· timber and building materials
· machinery, including office machinery and computers, industrial equipment, ships and aircraft
· furniture, household goods and hardware

This class also includes:
- activities of wholesale auctioneering houses

This class excludes:
- wholesale trade in own name, see groups 462 to 469
- activities of commission agents for motor vehicles, see 4510
- auctions of motor vehicles, see 4510
- retail sale by non-store commission agents, see 4799
- activities of insurance agents, see 6622
- activities of real estate agents, see 6820

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