NAICS Code 212222 - Silver Ore Mining
Industry SectorMining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating (i.e., preparing) ores valued chiefly for their silver content. Establishments primarily engaged in transformation of the silver into bullion or dore bar in combination with mining activities are included in this industry.
NAICS Code 212222 - Silver Ore Mining is a final level code of the “Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction” Sector. There are 9 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 1,169 people.
Common types of examples within NAICS Code 212222 - Silver Ore Mining are:
- Bullion, silver, produced at the mine
- Placer silver mining and/or beneficiating
- Silver ores mining and/or beneficiating