SIC CODES

List of SIC Codes and their Activities for "means"

List of SIC Codes and Activities that contain the word means in their name or description

means, SIC Activities

There are 18 Economic Activities in all levels that containg the word "MEANS" in their name or detailed description. Have you that what you are searching for?

  • Class 1399
    Manufacture of other textiles n.e.c.
    This class includes all activities related to the manufacture of textiles or textile products, not specified elsewhere in division 13 or 14, involving a large number of processes and a great variety of goods produced.

    This class includes:
    ~ manufacture of narrow woven fabrics, including fabrics consisting of warp without weft assembled by MEANS of an adhesive
    ~ manufacture of labels, badges etc.
    ~ manufacture of ornamental trimmings: braids, tassels, pompons etc.
    ~ manufacture of felt
    ~ manufacture of tulles and other net fabrics, and of lace and embroidery, in the piece, in strips or in motifs
    ~ manufacture of fabrics impregnated, coated, covered or laminated with plastics
    ~ manufacture of metallized yarn or gimped yarn, rubber thread and cord covered with textile material, textile yarn or strip covered, impregnated, coated or sheathed with rubber or plastics
    ~ manufacture of tyre cord fabric of high-tenacity man-made yarn
    ~ manufacture of other treated or coated fabrics: tracing cloth, canvas prepared for use by painters, buckram and similar stiffened textile fabrics, fabrics coated with gum or amylaceous substances
    ~ manufacture of diverse textile articles: textile wicks, incandescent gas mantles and tubular gas mantle fabric, hosepiping, transmission or conveyor belts or belting (whether or not reinforced with metal or other material), bolting cloth, straining cloth
    ~ manufacture of automotive trimmings
    ~ manufacture of pressure sensitive cloth-tape
    ~ manufacture of artists' canvas boards and tracing cloth
    ~ manufacture of shoe-lace, of textiles
    ~ manufacture of powder puffs and mitts

  • Class 2592
    Treatment and coating of metals; machining
    This class includes:
    ~ plating, anodizing etc. of metals
    ~ heat treatment of metals
    ~ deburring, sandblasting, tumbling, cleaning of metals
    ~ colouring and engraving of metals
    ~ non-metallic coating of metals:
    ~ plasticizing, enamelling, lacquering etc.
    ~ hardening, buffing of metals
    ~ boring, turning, milling, eroding, planing, lapping, broaching, levelling, sawing, grinding, sharpening, polishing, welding, splicing etc. of metalwork pieces
    ~ cutting of and writing on metals by MEANS of laser beams

  • Class 3600
    Water collection, treatment and supply
    This class includes water collection, treatment and distribution activities for domestic and industrial needs. Collection of water from various sources, as well as distribution by various MEANS is included.
    The operation of irrigation canals is also included; however the provision of irrigation services through sprinklers, and similar agricultural support services, is not included.

    This class includes:
    ~ collection of water from rivers, lakes, wells etc.
    ~ collection of rain water
    ~ purification of water for water supply purposes
    ~ treatment of water for industrial and other purposes
    ~ desalting of sea or ground water to produce water as the principal product of interest
    ~ distribution of water through mains, by trucks or other means
    ~ operation of irrigation canals

  • Class 3700
    Sewerage
    This class includes:
    ~ operation of sewer systems or sewer treatment facilities
    ~ collecting and transporting of human or industrial wastewater from one or several users, as well as rain water by MEANS of sewerage networks, collectors, tanks and other MEANS of transport (sewage vehicles etc.)
    ~ emptying and cleaning of cesspools and septic tanks, sinks and pits from sewage; servicing of chemical toilets
    ~ treatment of wastewater (including human and industrial wastewater, water from swimming pools etc.) by MEANS of physical, chemical and biological processes like dilution, screening, filtering, sedimentation etc.
    ~ maintenance and cleaning of sewers and drains, including sewer rodding


  • Class 3811
    Collection of non-hazardous waste
    This class includes:
    ~ collection of non-hazardous solid waste (i.e. garbage) within a local area, such as collection of waste from households and businesses by MEANS of refuse bins, wheeled bins, containers etc may include mixed recoverable materials
    ~ collection of recyclable materials
    ~ collection of used cooking oils and fats
    ~ collection of refuse in litter-bins in public places

    This class also includes:
    ~ collection of construction and demolition waste
    ~ collection and removal of debris such as brush and rubble
    ~ collection of waste output of textile mills
    ~ operation of waste transfer stations for non-hazardous waste

  • Class 4791
    Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet
    This class includes retail sale activities via mail order houses or via Internet, i.e. retail sale activities where the buyer makes his choice on the basis of advertisements, catalogues, information provided on a website, models or any other MEANS of advertising and places his order by mail, phone or over the Internet (usually through special MEANS provided by a website). The products purchased can be either directly downloaded from the Internet or physically delivered to the customer.

    This class includes:
    ~ retail sale of any kind of product by mail order
    ~ retail sale of any kind of product over the Internet

    This class also includes:
    ~ direct sale via television, radio and telephone
    ~ Internet retail auctions

  • Class 8522
    Technical and vocational secondary education
    This class includes education typically emphasizing subject-matter specialization and instruction in both theoretical background and practical skills generally associated with present or prospective employment. The aim of a programme can vary from preparation for a general field of employment to a very specific job. Instruction may be provided in diverse settings, such as the unit's or client's training facilities, educational institutions, the workplace, or the home, and through correspondence, television, Internet, or other MEANS.

    This class includes:
    ~ technical and vocational education below the level of higher education as defined in 853

    This class also includes:
    ~ instruction for tourist guides
    ~ instruction for chefs, hoteliers and restaurateurs
    ~ special education for handicapped students at this level
    ~ cosmetology and barber schools
    ~ computer repair training
    ~ driving schools for occupational drivers e.g. of trucks, buses, coaches

  • Class 8541
    Sports and recreation education
    This class includes the provision of instruction in athletic activities to groups or individuals, such as by camps and schools. Overnight and day sports instruction camps are also included. This class does not include activities of academic schools, colleges and universities. Instruction may be provided in diverse settings, such as the unit's or client's training facilities, educational institutions or by other MEANS. Instruction provided in this class is formally organized.

    This class includes:
    ~ sports instruction (baseball, basketball, cricket, football, etc)
    ~ camps, sports instruction
    ~ cheerleading instruction
    ~ gymnastics instruction
    ~ riding instruction, academies or schools
    ~ swimming instruction
    ~ professional sports instructors, teachers, coaches
    ~ martial arts instruction
    ~ card game instruction (such as bridge)
    ~ yoga instruction

  • Class 8549
    Other education n.e.c.
    This class includes the provision of instruction and specialized training, generally for adults, not comparable to the general education in groups 851-853. This class does not include activities of academic schools, colleges, and universities. Instruction may be provided in diverse settings, such as the unit's or client's training facilities, educational institutions, the workplace, or the home, and through correspondence, radio, television, Internet, in classrooms or by other MEANS. Such instruction does not lead to a high school diploma, baccalaureate or graduate degree.

    This class includes:
    ~ education that is not definable by level
    ~ academic tutoring services
    ~ college board preparation
    ~ learning centres offering remedial courses
    ~ professional examination review courses
    ~ language instruction and conversational skills instruction
    ~ speed reading instruction
    ~ religious instruction

    This class also includes:
    ~ automobile driving schools
    ~ flying schools
    ~ lifeguard training
    ~ survival training
    ~ public speaking training
    ~ computer training

  • Class 9499
    Activities of other membership organizations n.e.c.
    This class includes:
    ~ activities of organizations not directly affiliated to a political party furthering a public cause or issue by MEANS of public education, political influence, fund-raising etc.:
    ~ citizens initiative or protest movements
    ~ environmental and ecological movements
    ~ organizations supporting community and educational facilities n.e.c.
    ~ organizations for the protection and betterment of special groups, e.g. ethnic and minority groups
    ~ associations for patriotic purposes, including war veterans' associations
    ~ consumer associations
    ~ automobile associations
    ~ associations for the purpose of social acquaintanceship such as rotary clubs, lodges etc.
    ~ associations of youth, young persons' associations, student associations, clubs and fraternities etc.
    ~ associations for the pursuit of a cultural or recreational activity or hobby (other than sports or games), e.g. poetry, literature and book clubs, historical clubs, gardening clubs, film and photo clubs, music and art clubs, craft and collectors' clubs, social clubs, carnival clubs etc.

    This class also includes:
    ~ grant giving activities by membership organizations or others


  • Group 381
    Waste collection
    This group includes the collection of waste from households and businesses by MEANS of refuse bins, wheeled bins, containers, etc. It includes collection of non-hazardous and hazardous waste e.g. waste from households, used batteries, used cooking oils and fats, waste oil from ships and used oil from garages, as well as construction and demolition waste.
  • Group 382
    Waste treatment and disposal
    This group includes the disposal and treatment prior to disposal of various forms of waste by different MEANS, such as waste treatment of organic waste with the aim of disposal; treatment and disposal of toxic live or dead animals and other contaminated waste; treatment and disposal of transition radioactive waste from hospitals, etc.; dumping of refuse on land or in water; burial or ploughing-under of refuse; disposal of used goods such as refrigerators to eliminate harmful waste; disposal of waste by incineration or combustion.
    Included is also the generation of electricity resulting from waste incineration processes.

  • Group 854
    Other education
    This group includes general continuing education and continuing vocational education and training for any profession. Instruction may be oral or written and may be provided in classrooms or by radio, television, Internet, correspondence or other MEANS of communication. This group also includes the provision of instruction in athletic activities to groups or individuals, foreign language instruction, instruction in the arts, drama or music or other instruction or specialized training, not comparable to the education in groups 851 - 853.
  • Division 36
    Water collection, treatment and supply
    This division includes the collection, treatment and distribution of water for domestic and industrial needs. Collection of water from various sources, as well as distribution by various MEANS is included.
  • Section F
    Construction
    This section includes general construction and specialized construction activities for buildings and civil engineering works. It includes new work, repair, additions and alterations, the erection of prefabricated buildings or structures on the site and also construction of a temporary nature.

    General construction is the construction of entire dwellings, office buildings, stores and other public and utility buildings, farm buildings etc., or the construction of civil engineering works such as motorways, streets, bridges, tunnels, railways, airfields, harbours and other water projects, irrigation systems, sewerage systems, industrial facilities, pipelines and electric lines, sports facilities etc.

    This work can be carried out on own account or on a fee or contract basis. Portions of the work and sometimes even the whole practical work can be subcontracted out. A unit that carries the overall responsibility for a construction project is classified here.

    Also included is the repair of buildings and engineering works.

    This section includes the complete construction of buildings (division 41), the complete construction of civil engineering works (division 42), as well as specialized construction activities, if carried out only as a part of the construction process (division 43).

    The renting of construction equipment with operator is classified with the specific construction activity carried out with this equipment.

    This section also includes the development of building projects for buildings or civil engineering works by bringing together financial, technical and physical MEANS to realize the construction projects for later sale. If these activities are carried out not for later sale of the construction projects, but for their operation (e.g. renting of space in these buildings, manufacturing activities in these plants), the unit would not be classified here, but according to its operational activity, i.e. real estate, manufacturing etc.

  • Section J
    Information and communication
    This section includes the production and distribution of information and cultural products, the provision of the MEANS to transmit or distribute these products, as well as data or communications, information technology activities and the processing of data and other information service activities.

    The main components of this section are publishing activities (division 58), including software publishing, motion picture and sound recording activities (division 59), radio and TV broadcasting and programming activities (division 60), telecommunications activities (division 61) and information technology activities (division 62) and other information service activities (division 63).

    Publishing includes the acquisition of copyrights to content (information products) and making this content available to the general public by engaging in (or arranging for) the reproduction and distribution of this content in various forms. All the feasible forms of publishing (in print, electronic or audio form, on the internet, as multimedia products such as CD-ROM reference books etc.) are included in this section.

    Activities related to production and distribution of TV programming span divisions 59, 60 and 61, reflecting different stages in this process. Individual components, such as movies, television series etc. are produced by activities in division 59, while the creation of a complete television channel programme, from components produced in division 59 or other components (such as live news programming) is included in division 60. Division 60 also includes the broadcasting of this programme by the producer. The distribution of the complete television programme by third parties, i.e. without any alteration of the content, is included in division 61. This distribution in division 61 can be done through broadcasting, satellite or cable systems.

  • Section O
    Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
    This section includes activities of a governmental nature, normally carried out by the public administration. This includes the enactment and judicial interpretation of laws and their pursuant regulation, as well as the administration of programmes based on them, legislative activities, taxation, national defence, public order and safety, immigration services, foreign affairs and the administration of government programmes. This section also includes compulsory social security activities.

    The legal or institutional status is not, in itself, the determining factor for an activity to belong in this section, rather than the activity being of a nature specified in the previous paragraph. This MEANS that activities classified elsewhere in ISIC do not fall under this section, even if carried out by public entities. For example, administration of the school system (i.e. regulations, checks, curricula) falls under this section, but teaching itself does not (see section P), and a prison or military hospital is classified to health (see section Q). Similarly, some activities described in this section may be carried out by non-government units.

  • Section P
    Education
    This section includes education at any level or for any profession, oral or written as well as by radio and television or other MEANS of communication. It includes education by the different institutions in the regular school system at its different levels as well as adult education, literacy programmes etc. Also included are military schools and academies, prison schools etc. at their respective levels. The section includes public as well as private education.

    For each level of initial education, the classes include special education for physically or mentally handicapped pupils.

    The breakdown of the categories in this section is based on the level of education offered as defined by the levels of ISCED 1997. The activities of educational institutions providing education at ISCED levels 0 and 1 are classified in group 851, those at ISCED levels 2 and 3 in group 852 and those at ISCED levels 4, 5 and 6 in group 853.

    This section also includes instruction primarily concerned with sport and recreational activities such as bridge or golf and education support activities.