North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2022 Version 1.0


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493110 - General warehousing and storageUS

This Canadian industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating public and contract general merchandise warehousing and storage facilities. These establishments handle goods in containers, such as boxes, barrels and drums, using equipment such as forklifts, pallets and racks. They are not specialized in the handling of a particular type of good.

  • Illustrative example(s)

    • bonded warehouse, general merchandise
    • public storage (except self storage)

    All examples

  • Exclusion(s)

    • cold storage service (See 493120 Refrigerated warehousing and storage)
    • farm product storage (See 493130 Farm product warehousing and storage)
    • household goods storage (See 493190 Other warehousing and storage)
    • warehousing, self-storage (See 531130 Self-storage mini-warehouses)
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