NAICS Code 212111 Bituminous Coal and Lignite Surface Mining

Industry

Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) surface mining of bituminous coal and lignite; (2) developing bituminous coal and lignite surface mine sites; (3) surface mining and beneficiating (e.g., cleaning, washing, screening, and sizing coal) of bituminous coal; or (4) beneficiating (e.g., cleaning, washing, screening, and sizing coal), but not mining, bituminous coal.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Manufacturing coke oven products in coke oven establishments: classified in U.S. Industry 324199, All Other Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
  • Underground mining of bituminous coal: classified in U.S. Industry 212112, Bituminous Coal Underground Mining
  • Mining and/or beneficiating anthracite coal: classified in U.S. Industry 212113, Anthracite Mining.

Industries Included

  • Bituminous coal and lignite surface mine site development for own account
  • Bituminous coal cleaning plants
  • Bituminous coal crushing
  • Bituminous coal or lignite beneficiating (e.g., cleaning, crushing, screening, washing)
  • Bituminous coal screening plants
  • Bituminous coal stripping (except on a contract, fee, or other basis)
  • Bituminous coal surface mining and/or beneficiating
  • Bituminous coal washeries
  • Brown coal mining and/or beneficiating
  • Cleaning plants, bituminous coal
  • Coal beneficiating plants, bituminous or lignite (surface or underground)
  • Coal, bituminous, beneficiating
  • Coal, brown, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Crushing plants, bituminous coal
  • Culm bank recovery, bituminous coal or lignite (except on a contract basis)
  • Lignite surface mining and/or beneficiating
  • Screening plants, bituminous coal or lignite
  • Semianthracite surface mining and/or beneficiating
  • Semibituminous coal surface mining and/or beneficiating
  • Strip mining, bituminous coal or lignite, on own account
  • Strip mining, lignite, on own account
  • Subbituminous coal surface mining and/or beneficiating
  • Tipple operation, bituminous coal mining and/or beneficiating
  • Washeries, bituminous coal or lignite

Industry Leaders

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Industry Overview

Total Companies:740

Est. Employment:48807