Mining refers to the science, technique, and business of mineral discovery and exploitation. Strictly, the word connotes underground work directed to severance and treatment of ore or associated rock.

Practically, it includes opencast work, quarrying, alluvial dredging, and combined operations, including surface and underground attack and ore treatment.

-see also:
"Mining" is in the NACE Code "10"
  Mining of coal and lignite; extraction of peat

"Mining" is in the ISIC Code "10"
  Mining of coal and lignite; extraction of peat

"Mining" is in the NAICS Code "21"
  (Mining)


"Mining" is in the UNSPSC Code "20000000"
  Mining and Well Drilling Machinery and Accessories

"Mining" is in the NACE Code "10.1"
  Mining and agglomeration of hard coal

"Mining" is in the ISIC Code "101"
  Mining and agglomeration of hard coal

"Mining" is in the NACE Code "10.10"
  Mining and agglomeration of hard coal

"Mining" is in the ISIC Code "1010"
  Mining and agglomeration of hard coal

"Mining" is in the NACE Code "10.2"
  Mining and agglomeration of lignite

"Mining" is in the ISIC Code "102"
  Mining and agglomeration of lignite

"Mining" is in the NACE Code "10.20"
  Mining and agglomeration of lignite

"Mining" is in the ISIC Code "1020"
  Mining and agglomeration of lignite

-see also:
"Bergbau" findet sich im WZ2003 Code "12.00.0"
  Bergbau auf Uran- und Thoriumerze

Ref: 86202/2006-09-13


Other Database Pages Exist for this Phrase:
Mining of metal ores (NACE code 13--- (Mining of metal ores).)
Manufacture of textiles (NACE code 17--- (Manufacture of textiles).)
Manufacture of wearing apparel/ dressing and dyeing of fur
Manufacture of textiles (NACE code 17--- (Manufacture of textiles).)
Other mining and quarrying (NACE code 14--- (Other mining and quarrying).)

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