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


SIC Code 1475 - Phosphate Rock is a final level code of the “Mining” Division. There are 7 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 1475 - Phosphate Rock are:

  • Apatite mining
  • Phosphate rock mining


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 1475 - Phosphate Rock that is a better classification match.

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.

Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 1475

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 1475 – Phosphate Rock. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 147501 Phosphate Rock

7-digit SIC

  • 1475001 Phosphate Rock
  • 1475002 Apatite Mining

8-digit SIC

  • 14750000 Phosphate Rock
  • 14759901 Apatite Mining