SIC Code 1475 Phosphate Rock

Industry

Mining

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in mining, milling, drying, calcining, sintering, or otherwise preparing phosphate rock, including apatite.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in the production of phosphoric acid, super-phosphates, or other manufactured phosphate compounds or chemicals are classified in Manufacturing,Major Group 28.

Illustrative Examples

  • Apatite mining
  • Phosphate rock mining

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 147501Phosphate Rock

7-digit SIC

  • 1475001Phosphate Rock
  • 1475002Apatite Mining

8-digit SIC

  • 14750000Phosphate Rock
  • 14759901Apatite Mining