NAICS Code Lookup

Iron Ore Mining

NAICS CodeNAICS Description
212210Iron Ore Mining
212221Gold Ore Mining
212222Silver Ore Mining
212231Lead Ore and Zinc Ore Mining
212234Copper Ore and Nickel Ore Mining
212291Uranium-Radium-Vanadium Ore Mining
212299All Other Metal Ore Mining
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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.