NAICS Code Lookup

Gold Ore Mining

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating (i.e., preparing) ores valued chiefly for their gold content. Establishments primarily engaged in transformation of the gold into bullion or dore bar in combination with mining activities are included in this industry.

NAICS 212221 Cross Reference
General Liability (GL)
98002 Mining--Surface
98003 Mining--Surface
SIC
1041 Gold 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

  • Bullion, gold, produced at the mine
  • Calaverite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Gold lode mining and/or beneficiating
  • Gold ore mine site development for own account
  • Gold ore mining and/or beneficiating plants
  • Gold ores, concentrates, bullion, and/or precipitates mining and/or beneficiating
  • Gold placer mining and/or beneficiating
  • Lode gold mining and/or beneficiating
  • Placer gold mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sylvanite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Telluride (gold) mining and/or beneficiating

Related NAICS Codes

  • Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing gold bullion or dore bar without mining are classified in Industry 331410, Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Smelting and Refining.