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, Nec2,371
449900Water transportation services,260
44990000Water transportation services,260
449901Marine salvaging and surveying services410
44990100Marine salvaging and surveying services58
44990101Marine salvaging54
44990102Marine surveyors275
44990103Salvaging, distressed vessels and cargoes23
449902Water transportation cleaning services238
44990200Water transportation cleaning services105
44990201Boat cleaning115
44990202Ship cleaning18
449903Boat and ship rental and leasing, except pleasure1,308
44990300Boat and ship rental and leasing, except pleasure132
44990301Boat hiring, except pleasure11
44990302Boat livery, except pleasure6
44990303Boat rental, commercial290
44990304Chartering of commercial boats858
44990305Steamship leasing11
449904Marine dismantling and scrapping services23
44990400Marine dismantling and scrapping services9
44990401Marine wrecking ships for scrap6
44990402Ship dismantling8
449999Water transportation services, nec, nec132
44999901Boathouses, commercial29
44999902Canal operation29
44999904Piloting vessels in and out of harbors61
44999905Ship registers8