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INLAND WATERWAYS TRANSPORT (IWT) ENTERPRISE

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French Equivalent: Enterprise de transport par voies navigables intérieures

Definition:
Enterprise carrying out in one or more places activities for the production of IWT services using IWT vessels and whose main activities according to the value added is inland waterway transport.

In terms of activity classifications the following classes are involved:

-- ISIC/Rev.3

Class 6120 - Inland waterway transport

-- NACE/Rev.1

Class 61.20 - Fluvial transport.

Context:
Even those enterprises without salaried employees are taken into account. Only units that actually carry out an activity during the reference period should be included. "Dormant" units or those that have not as yet begun their activity are excluded.

Source Publication:
Glossary for Transport Statistics, prepared by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Transport Statistics – Eurostat, European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Tuesday, June 18, 2002

Last updated on Tuesday, April 29, 2003