SIC CODE 1459 - Clay, Ceramic, and Refractory Minerals, Not Elsewhere Classified

Industry Sector

Mining

Total Companies

120

Est. Employment

N/A

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in mining, milling, or otherwise preparing clay, ceramic, or refractory minerals, not elsewhere classified.

Snapshot

SIC Code 1459 - Clay, Ceramic, and Refractory Minerals, Not Elsewhere Classified is a final level code of the “Mining” Division. There are 120 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of N/A people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 1459 - Clay, Ceramic, and Refractory Minerals, Not Elsewhere Classified are:

  • Andalusite mining
  • Aplite mining
  • Bentonite mining
  • Brucite mining
  • Burley mining
  • Clays (common) quarrying-not in conjunction with manufacturing
  • Cornwall stone mining
  • Cyanite mining
  • Diaspore mining
  • Dumortierite mining
  • Feldspar mining
  • Fire clay mining
  • Flint clay mining
  • Fuller's earth mining
  • Kyanite mining
  • Magnesite mining
  • Nepheline syenite quarrying
  • Olivine (nongem) mining
  • Pegmatite (feldspar) mining
  • Pinite mining
  • Plastic fire clay mining
  • Shale (common) quarrying-not in conjunction with manufacturing
  • Sillimanite mining
  • Stoneware clay mining
  • Syenite, nepheline - quarrying
  • Topaz (nongem) mining

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 1459 - Clay, Ceramic, and Refractory Minerals, Not Elsewhere Classified that is a better classification match.

Establishments producing clay in conjunction with the manufacture of refractory or structural clay and pottery products are classified in Manufacturing, Major Group 32.

Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 1459

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 1459 – Clay, Ceramic, and Refractory Minerals, Not Elsewhere Classified. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 145901 Clay
  • 145902 Bentonite
  • 145999 Clay Ceramic & Refractory Minerals Nec

7-digit SIC

  • 1459001 Clay & Related Minerals
  • 1459002 Clay (except Kaolin & Ball)
  • 1459003 Bentonite
  • 1459004 Clay
  • 1459005 Fire Clay Mining
  • 1459006 Flint Clay Mining
  • 1459007 Fullers Earth Mining
  • 1459008 Plastic Fire Clay Mining
  • 1459009 Shale Quarrying
  • 1459010 Stoneware Clay Mining
  • 1459011 Nonclay Refractory Materials
  • 1459012 Andalusite Mining
  • 1459013 Kyanite Mining
  • 1459014 Magnesite Mining
  • 1459015 Feldspar Mining
  • 1459016 Aplite Mining
  • 1459017 Nepheline Syenite Quarrying
  • 1459018 Dumortierite Mining
  • 1459019 Olivine Mining
  • 1459020 Clay Ceramic & Refractory Minerals Nec

8-digit SIC

  • 14590000 Clay And Related Minerals, Nec
  • 14590100 Clays, Except Kaolin And Ball
  • 14590101 Bentonite Mining
  • 14590102 Clays (common) Quarrying
  • 14590103 Fire Clay Mining
  • 14590104 Flint Clay Mining
  • 14590105 Fuller's Earth Mining
  • 14590106 Plastic Fire Clay Mining
  • 14590107 Shale (common) Quarrying
  • 14590108 Stoneware Clay Mining
  • 14590200 Nonclay Refractory Materials
  • 14590201 Andalusite Mining
  • 14590203 Kyanite Mining
  • 14590204 Magnesite Mining
  • 14590300 Feldspar Mining
  • 14590301 Aplite Mining
  • 14590302 Nepheline Syenite Quarrying
  • 14599905 Dumortierite Mining
  • 14599906 Olivine (nongem) Mining