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NAICS Code 2122 Metal Ore Mining

The NAICS Code 2122 is described as
Metal Ore Mining
This industry group comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing mine sites or mining metallic minerals, and establishments primarily engaged in ore dressing and beneficiating (i.e., preparing) operations, such as crushing, grinding, washing, drying, sintering, concentrating, calcining, and leaching. Beneficiating may be performed at mills operated in conjunction with the mines served or at mills, such as custom mills, operated separately.


It belongs to the code group
NAICS Code 212 Mining (except Oil and Gas)

To this Code "2122" belongs the sub codes
  • NAICS Code 21221: (Inofficial Code)
    ((Inofficial Code))
  • NAICS Code 21222: Gold Ore and Silver Ore Mining
    (Gold Ore and Silver Ore Mining)
  • NAICS Code 21223: Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining
    (Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining)
  • NAICS Code 21229: Other Metal Ore Mining
    (Other Metal Ore Mining)

The equivalent ISIC Code (Rev. 3.1) is
13: Mining of metal ores
  Extraction de minerais métalliques

The nearest NACE Code (Rev. 1.1) is
CB: Erzbergbau, Gewinnung von Steinen und Erden, sonstiger Bergbau
CB: Mining and quarrying, except of energy producing materials

The equivalent CPC Code (Rev. 1.1) is
xxxx: No Code defined

Translation of the Code description
2122: Metal Ore Mining

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