Aquaculture: Group 032

The industry of Aquaculture has the SIC Code 032

Code 032 of SIC

Hierarchy of Group 032

Classes inside Group 032

List of terms related whith SIC Code 032

What activities does the Group 032 contain?

This group includes aquaculture (or aquafarming), i.e.the production process involving the culturing or farming (including harvesting) of aquatic organisms (fish, molluscs, crustaceans, plants, crocodiles, alligators and amphibians) using techniques designed to increase the production of the organisms in question beyond the natural capacity of the environment (for example regular stocking, feeding and protection from predators).

Culturing/farming refers to the rearing up to their juvenile and/or adult phase under captive conditions of the above organisms.

In addition, aquaculture also encompasses individual, corporate or state ownership of the individual organisms throughout the rearing or culture stage, up to and including harvesting.