This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) mining anthracite coal; (2) developing anthracite coal mine sites; and (3) beneficiating anthracite coal (e.g., cleaning, washing, screening, and sizing coal).


NAICS Code 212113 - Anthracite Mining is a final level code of the “Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction” Sector.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 212113 - Anthracite Mining are:

  • Anthracite beneficiating (e.g., crushing, screening, washing, cleaning, sizing)
  • Anthracite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Breakers, anthracite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Cleaning plants, anthracite coal
  • Coal beneficiating plants, anthracite
  • Coal, anthracite, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Culm bank recovery, anthracite (except on a contract basis)
  • Hard coal (i.e., anthracite) surface mining
  • Hard coal (i.e., anthracite) underground mining
  • Pennsylvania anthracite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Preparation plants, anthracite
  • Screening plants, anthracite
  • Strip mining, anthracite, on own account
  • Washeries, anthracite


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 212113 - Anthracite Mining that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: