NAICS Code 212299 All Other Metal Ore Mining

Industry

Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating (i.e., preparing) metal ores (except iron and manganiferous ores valued for their iron content, gold ore, silver ore, copper, nickel, lead, zinc, and uranium-radium-vanadium ore).

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating iron and manganiferous ores valued for their iron content: classified in Industry 212210, Iron Ore Mining
  • Developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating ores valued chiefly for their gold or silver content: are classified in Industry 21222, Gold Ore and Silver Ore Mining
  • Developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating ores valued chiefly for their copper, nickel, lead, or zinc content: classified in Industry 21223, Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Mining
  • Developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating uranium-radium-vanadium ores: classified in U.S. Industry 212291, Uranium-Radium-Vanadium Ore Mining.

Illustrative Examples

  • Molybdenum ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Antimony ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Rare-earth metal ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Tantalum ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Ilmenite ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Columbite ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Tungsten ores mining and/or beneficiating

Industries Included

  • Antimony concentrates mining and/or beneficiating
  • Antimony ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Bastnaesite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Bauxite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Beryl mining and/or beneficiating
  • Beryllium concentrates beneficiating
  • Beryllium ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Cerium concentrates mining and/or beneficiating
  • Cerium ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Chromite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Chromium concentrates beneficiating
  • Chromium ore mining and/or beneficiating
  • Cinnabar mining and/or beneficiating
  • Cobalt concentrates beneficiating
  • Cobalt ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Columbite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Columbium ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Ferberite ores and concentrates mining and/or beneficiating
  • Ferroalloy ores (except vanadium) (e.g., chromium, columbium, molybdenum, tungsten) mining and/or beneficiating
  • Hafnium mining and/or beneficiating
  • Huebnerite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Ilmenite ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Iridium mining and/or beneficiating
  • Manganese concentrates beneficiating
  • Manganese ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Manganiferousares ores (not valued for iron content) mining and/or beneficiating
  • Manganite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Mercury (quicksilver) mining and/or beneficiating
  • Mercury ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Microlite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Molybdenite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Molybdenum ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Molybdite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Monazite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Osmium mining and/or beneficiating
  • Palladium mining and/or beneficiating
  • Platinum mining and/or beneficiating
  • Psilomelane mining and/or beneficiating
  • Pyrolusite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Quicksilver ores and metal mining and/or beneficiating
  • Rare earth metal concentrates beneficiating
  • Rare earth metal ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Rhodium mining and/or beneficiating
  • Rhodochrosite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Ruthenium ore mining and/or beneficiating
  • Rutile mining and/or beneficiating
  • Scheelite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Tantalite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Tantalum ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Thallium mining and/or beneficiating
  • Thorite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Thorium ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Tin metal concentrates beneficiating
  • Tin metal ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Titaniferous-magnetite ores, valued chiefly for titanium content, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Titanium concentrates beneficiating
  • Titanium ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Tungsten concentrates beneficiating
  • Tungsten ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Wolframite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Wulfenite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Zirconium concentrates beneficiating
  • Zirconium ores mining and/or beneficiating

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