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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 5229


  • Section: H - Transportation and storage
  • Division: 52 - Warehousing and support activities for transportation
  • Group: 522 - Support activities for transportation
  • Class: 5229 - Other transportation support activities

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- forwarding of freight
- arranging or organizing of transport operations by rail, road, sea or air
- organization of group and individual consignments (including pickup and delivery of goods and grouping of consignments)
- logistics activities, i.e. planning, designing and supporting operations of transportation, warehousing and distribution
- issue and procurement of transport documents and waybills
- activities of customs agents
- activities of sea-freight forwarders and air-cargo agents
- brokerage for ship and aircraft space
- goods-handling operations, e.g. temporary crating for the sole purpose of protecting the goods during transit, uncrating, sampling, weighing of goods

This class excludes:
- courier activities, see 5320
- provision of motor, marine, aviation and transport insurance, see 6512
- activities of travel agencies, see 7911
- activities of tour operators, see 7912
- tourist assistance activities, see 7990

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