NAICS Code Lookup

Iron Ore Mining

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) developing mine sites, mining, and/or beneficiating (i.e., preparing) iron ores and manganiferous ores valued chiefly for their iron content and/or (2) producing sinter iron ore (except iron ore produced in iron and steel mills) and other iron ore agglomerates.

NAICS 212210 Cross Reference
General Liability (GL)
98002 Mining--Surface
98003 Mining--Surface
SIC
1011 Iron Ores
NCCI Class Code
1164 Mining NOC--Not Coal--Underground & Drivers
1165 Mining NOC--Not Coal--Surface & Drivers
CA Class Code
1123 Mining — underground
1122 Mining — surface
MI Class Code
1164 DIVING - INLAND LAKES
NY Class Code
1170 MINING NOC - WITH SHAFTS, TUNNELS OR DRIFTS & DRIVERS
PA Class Code
0025 Mining
TX Class Code
1165 Coal Mining & Drivers

Alternate NAICS Descriptions

  • Agglomerates, iron ore, beneficiating
  • Briquets, iron, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Brown ore mining and/or beneficiating
  • Hematite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Iron ore (e.g., hematite, magnetite, siderite, taconite) mining and/or beneficiating
  • Iron ore agglomerates mining and/or beneficiating
  • Iron ore beneficiating plants (e.g., agglomeration, sintering)
  • Iron ore mine site development for own account
  • Iron ore, blocked, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Limonite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Manganiferous ores valued for iron content, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Siderite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sintered iron ore produced at the mine
  • Taconite concentrates or agglomerates beneficiating
  • Taconite ores mining and/or beneficiating

Related NAICS Codes

  • Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing pig iron ore are classified in Industry 331110, Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing.