SIC Industry Description

Industry: 4499—Water Transportation Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
Establishments primarily engaged in furnishing miscellaneous services incidental to water transportation, not elsewhere classified, such as lighterage, boat hiring, except for pleasure; chartering of vessels; canal operation; ship cleaning, except hold cleaning; and steamship leasing. Establishments primarily engaged in ship hold cleaning are classified in Industry 4491; and those primarily engaged in the operation of charter or party fishing boats or rental of small recreational boats are classified in Services, Industry 7999.

Boat cleaningMarine railways for drydocking, operation of
Boat hiring, except pleasureMarine salvaging
Boat livery, except pleasureMarine surveyors, except cargo
Boat rental, commercialMarine wrecking: ships for scrap
Canal operationPiloting vessels in and out of harbors
Cargo salvaging, from distressed vesselsShip cleaning, except hold cleaning
Chartering of commercial boatsShip registers: survey and classification of ships and marine
Dismantling shipsSteamship leasing
Lighterage
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
4499Water Transportation Services, Nec2,507
449900Water transportation services,270
44990000Water transportation services,270
449901Marine salvaging and surveying services406
44990100Marine salvaging and surveying services59
44990101Marine salvaging43
44990102Marine surveyors282
44990103Salvaging, distressed vessels and cargoes22
449902Water transportation cleaning services230
44990200Water transportation cleaning services101
44990201Boat cleaning111
44990202Ship cleaning18
449903Boat and ship rental and leasing, except pleasure1,453
44990300Boat and ship rental and leasing, except pleasure155
44990301Boat hiring, except pleasure11
44990302Boat livery, except pleasure9
44990303Boat rental, commercial326
44990304Chartering of commercial boats938
44990305Steamship leasing14
449904Marine dismantling and scrapping services22
44990400Marine dismantling and scrapping services8
44990401Marine wrecking ships for scrap6
44990402Ship dismantling8
449999Water transportation services, nec, nec126
44999901Boathouses, commercial30
44999902Canal operation25
44999903Lighterage5
44999904Piloting vessels in and out of harbors57
44999905Ship registers9