Class 0164 - Seed processing for propagation

Economic Activities that contain the SIC Class 0164

SIC Code 0164 Class

Hierarchy of Class 0164

  • Section AAgriculture, forestry and fishing
  • Division 01Crop and animal production, hunting and related service activities
  • Group 016Support activities to agriculture and post-harvest crop activities
  • Class 0164Seed processing for propagation

List of terms related whith SIC Code 0164

What activities does the Class 0164 contain?

This class includes all post-harvest activities aimed at improving the propagation quality of seed through the removal of non-seed materials, undersized, mechanically or insect-damaged and immature seeds as well as removing the seed moisture to a safe level for seed storage.

This activity includes the drying, cleaning, grading and treating of seeds until they are marketed.

The treatment of genetically modified seeds is included here.

What activities does not the Class 0164 contain?

This class excludes:

~ growing of seeds, see groups 011 and 012

~ processing of seeds to obtain oil, see 1040

~ research to develop or modify new forms of seeds, see 7210