488510    Freight Transportation Arrangement - 2007 NAICS Code
Description    Cross References    Alternate Titles    SIC Code Matches    2002 NAICS Mapping    See Also   

     This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in arranging transportation of freight between shippers and carriers. These establishments are usually known as freight forwarders, marine shipping agents, or customs brokers and offer a combination of services spanning transportation modes.


     Establishments primarily engaged in tariff and freight rate consulting services are classified in U.S. Industry 541614, Process, Physical Distribution, and Logistics Consulting Services.

Alternate Titles

This sector is also called:

  • Agents, shipping
  • Customs brokers
  • Freight forwarding
  • Marine shipping agency
  • Shipping agents (freight forwarding)
SIC Code Matches for 488510

  • 4731 - Arrangement of Transportation of Freight and Cargo
2002 NAICS Mapping

**NAICS code 488510 has not changed from 2002 to 2007.

See Also
Parent Sectors of 488510:
48 - Transportation and Warehousing
488 - Support Activities for Transportation
4885 - Freight Transportation Arrangement
48851 - Freight Transportation Arrangement

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