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
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
4499Water Transportation Services, Nec2,647
449900Water transportation services,273
44990000Water transportation services,273
449901Marine salvaging and surveying services428
44990100Marine salvaging and surveying services66
44990101Marine salvaging52
44990102Marine surveyors289
44990103Salvaging, distressed vessels and cargoes21
449902Water transportation cleaning services242
44990200Water transportation cleaning services110
44990201Boat cleaning113
44990202Ship cleaning19
449903Boat and ship rental and leasing, except pleasure1,537
44990300Boat and ship rental and leasing, except pleasure162
44990301Boat hiring, except pleasure12
44990302Boat livery, except pleasure8
44990303Boat rental, commercial346
44990304Chartering of commercial boats995
44990305Steamship leasing14
449904Marine dismantling and scrapping services25
44990400Marine dismantling and scrapping services11
44990401Marine wrecking ships for scrap6
44990402Ship dismantling8
449999Water transportation services, nec, nec142
44999901Boathouses, commercial31
44999902Canal operation32
44999904Piloting vessels in and out of harbors63
44999905Ship registers10