Major Group: 42—Motor Freight Transportation And Warehousing

This major group includes establishments furnishing local or long-distance trucking or transfer services, or those engaged in the storage of farm products, furniture and other household goods, or commercial goods of any nature. The operation of terminal facilities for handling freight, with or without maintenance facilities, is also included. Establishments primarily engaged in the storage of natural gas are classified in Industry 4922. Field warehousing is classified in Services, Industry 7389. Establishments of the United States Postal Service are classified in Major Group 43.

Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
Industry Group 421: Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air
4212Local Trucking Without Storage144,487
4213Trucking, Except Local43,131
4214Local Trucking With Storage9,004
4215Courier Services, Except by Air13,532
Industry Group 422: Public Warehousing And Storage
4221Farm Product Warehousing and Storage1,003
4222Refrigerated Warehousing and Storage1,213
4225General Warehousing and Storage36,424
4226Special Warehousing and Storage, Not Elsewhere Classified10,099
Industry Group 423: Terminal And Joint Terminal Maintenance
4231Terminal and Joint Terminal Maintenance Facilities for Motor Freight Transportation2,129