SIC Code 1499 Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, except Fuels

Industry

Mining

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in mining, quarrying, milling, or otherwise preparing nonmetallic minerals, except fuels. This industry includes the shaping of natural abrasive stones at the quarry.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in the production of blast, grinding, or polishing sand are classified inIndustry 1446, and those calcining gypsum are classified in Manufacturing, Industry 3275.

Illustrative Examples

  • Agate mining
  • Alabaster mining
  • Amethyst mining
  • Asbestos mining
  • Asphalt (native) mining
  • Asphalt rock mining
  • Bitumens (native) mining
  • Bituminous limestone quarrying
  • Bituminous sandstone quarrying
  • Burrstone quarrying
  • Calcite mining
  • Catlinite mining
  • Corundum mining
  • Cryolite mining
  • Diamond mining, industrial
  • Diatomaceous earth mining
  • Diatomite mining
  • Emery mining
  • Fill dirt pits
  • Garnet mining
  • Gem stone mining
  • Gilsonite mining
  • Grahamite mining
  • Graphite mining
  • Greensand mining
  • Grinding peat
  • Grindstone quarrying
  • Gypsite mining
  • Gypsum mining
  • Iceland spar mining (optical grade calcite)
  • Jade mining
  • Meerschaum mining or quarrying
  • Mica mining
  • Millstone quarrying
  • Muscovite mining
  • Natural abrasives mining (except sand)
  • Oilstone quarrying
  • Ozokerite mining
  • Peat humus mining
  • Peat mining
  • Perlite mining
  • Phlogopite mining
  • Pipestone mining
  • Pozzolana mining
  • Precious stones mining
  • Pulpstone quarrying
  • Pumice mining
  • Pumicite mining
  • Pyrophyllite mining
  • Quartz crystal mining (pure)
  • Reed peat mining
  • Rubbing stone quarrying
  • Ruby mining
  • Sapphire mining
  • Scoria mining
  • Screening peat
  • Scythestone quarrying
  • Sedge peat mining
  • Selenite mining
  • Semiprecious stones mining
  • Sharpening stone quarrying
  • Shell mining
  • Shredding peat
  • Soapstone quarrying
  • Steatite mining
  • Talc mining
  • Tripoli mining
  • Turquoise mining
  • Vermiculite mining
  • Volcanic ash mining
  • Whetstone quarrying
  • Wurtzilite mining

USA List Sample

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 149901Mining Companies
  • 149902Mineral Exploration
  • 149903Mining Contractors
  • 149905Diamond Drilling
  • 149907Gems & Minerals
  • 149908Mines
  • 149998Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals

7-digit SIC

  • 1499001Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals
  • 1499002Asphalt Mining
  • 1499003Industrial Stones Mining
  • 1499004Amethyst Mining
  • 1499005Industrial Diamond Mining
  • 1499006Mineral Exploration
  • 1499007Garnet Mining
  • 1499008Mining Contractors
  • 1499009Diamond Drilling
  • 1499010Gem Stone Mining Nec
  • 1499011Gems & Minerals
  • 1499012Jade Mining
  • 1499013Mines
  • 1499014Precious Stone Mining Nec
  • 1499015Sapphire Mining
  • 1499016Semiprecious Stone Mining Nec
  • 1499017Turquoise Mining
  • 1499018Mica Mining
  • 1499019Muscovite Mining
  • 1499020Vermiculite Mining
  • 1499021Gypsum & Calcite Mining
  • 1499022Calcite Mining
  • 1499023Gypsite Mining
  • 1499024Gypsum Mining
  • 1499025Iceland Spar Mining
  • 1499026Mineral Abrasives Mining
  • 1499027Burrstone Quarrying
  • 1499028Pumice Mining
  • 1499029Rubbing Stone Quarrying
  • 1499030Whetstone Quarrying
  • 1499031Talc Mining
  • 1499032Pyrophyllite Mining
  • 1499033Soapstone Mining
  • 1499034Peat Mining & Processing
  • 1499035Peat Grinding
  • 1499036Peat Mining
  • 1499037Asphalt Mining & Bituminous Stone Quarrying
  • 1499038Bituminous Limestone Quarrying
  • 1499039Agate Mining
  • 1499040Asbestos Mining
  • 1499041Catlinite Mining
  • 1499042Diatomaceous Earth Mining
  • 1499043Gilsonite Mining
  • 1499044Graphite Mining
  • 1499045Greensand Mining
  • 1499046Perlite Mining
  • 1499047Pozzolana Mining
  • 1499048Quartz Crystal Mining
  • 1499049Scoria Mining
  • 1499050Shell Mining
  • 1499051Tripoli Mining
  • 1499052Volcanic Ash Mining

8-digit SIC

  • 14990000Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels
  • 14990100Gemstone And Industrial Diamond Mining
  • 14990101Amethyst Mining
  • 14990102Diamond Mining, Industrial
  • 14990103Garnet Mining
  • 14990104Gem Stones (natural) Mining, Nec
  • 14990105Jade Mining
  • 14990106Precious Stones Mining, Nec
  • 14990108Sapphire Mining
  • 14990109Semiprecious Stones Mining, Nec
  • 14990110Turquoise Mining
  • 14990200Mica Mining
  • 14990201Muscovite Mining
  • 14990204Vermiculite Mining
  • 14990300Gypsum And Calcite Mining
  • 14990302Calcite Mining
  • 14990303Gypsite Mining
  • 14990304Gypsum Mining
  • 14990305Iceland Spar (optical Grade Calcite) Mining
  • 14990400Mineral Abrasives Mining
  • 14990401Burrstone Quarrying
  • 14990404Pumice Mining
  • 14990405Rubbing Stone Quarrying
  • 14990407Whetstone Quarrying
  • 14990500Talc Mining
  • 14990501Pyrophyllite Mining
  • 14990502Soapstone Mining
  • 14990600Peat Mining And Processing
  • 14990601Peat Grinding
  • 14990602Peat Mining
  • 14990700Asphalt Mining And Bituminous Stone Quarrying
  • 14990701Asphalt (native) Mining
  • 14990702Bituminous Limestone Quarrying
  • 14999901Agate Mining
  • 14999902Asbestos Mining
  • 14999903Catlinite Mining
  • 14999905Diatomaceous Earth Mining
  • 14999906Gilsonite Mining
  • 14999908Graphite Mining
  • 14999909Greensand Mining
  • 14999911Perlite Mining
  • 14999913Pozzolana Mining
  • 14999915Quartz Crystal (pure) Mining
  • 14999916Scoria Mining
  • 14999917Shell Mining
  • 14999918Tripoli Mining
  • 14999919Volcanic Ash Mining