SIC Code 1231 Anthracite Mining




Establishments primarily engaged in producing anthracite or in developing anthracite mines. All establishments in the United States that are classified in this industry are located in Pennsylvania. This industry includes mining by owners or lessees or by establishments which have complete responsibility for operating anthracite mines for others on a contract or fee basis. Also included are anthracite preparation plants, whether or not operated in conjunction with a mine.

Illustrative Examples

  • Anthracite mining
  • Breakers, anthracite
  • Coal mining, anthracite
  • Culm bank recovery, anthracite except on a contract basis
  • Dredging, anthracite
  • Preparation plants, anthracite
  • Screening plants, anthracite
  • Strip mining, anthracite: except on a contract basis
  • Washeries, anthracite

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 123198Anthracite Mining

7-digit SIC

  • 1231001Anthracite Mining
  • 1231002Anthracite Preparation & Screening
  • 1231003Anthracite Preparation Plants
  • 1231004Anthracite Screening Plants
  • 1231005Anthracite Dredging
  • 1231006Anthracite Recovery From Culm Banks
  • 1231007Anthracite Strip Mining
  • 1231008Anthracite Underground Mining

8-digit SIC

  • 12310000Anthracite Mining
  • 12310100Anthracite Preparation And Screening
  • 12310101Preparation Plants, Anthracite
  • 12310102Screening Plants, Anthracite
  • 12319901Dredging, Anthracite
  • 12319902Recovery Of Anthracite From Culm Banks
  • 12319903Strip Mining, Anthracite
  • 12319904Underground Mining, Anthracite