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1292.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), 2006 (Revision 1.0)  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 19/09/2008   
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Group 041 FISHING
Class 0414 Fish Trawling, Seining and Netting

This class consists of units mainly engaged in trawling, seining or netting in mid-depth to deep ocean or coastal waters using a variety of net fishing methods. Trawling methods involve one or two boats towing a very large bag net, either on the sea bed or in mid-depth waters. Seining methods include purse, danish or beach seining. Netting methods include surface or bottom gill netting.
Primary activities
  • Beach seining, fishing
  • Bottom gill netting, fishing
  • Danish seining, fishing
  • Finfish trawling
  • Pair trawling
  • Purse seining
  • Set netting, fishing
  • Surface netting, fishing
      Units mainly engaged in
  • line fishing are included in Class 0413 Line Fishing;
  • hatching or farming fish in controlled environments are included in the appropriate classes of Group 020 Aquaculture; and
  • wholesaling fresh or frozen finfish are included in Class 3604 Fish and Seafood Wholesaling.

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