SIC CODE 1479 - Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining, Not Elsewhere Classified

Industry Sector

Mining

Total Companies

41

Est. Employment

N/A

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in mining, milling, or otherwise preparing chemical or fertilizer mineral raw materials, not elsewhere classified.

Snapshot

SIC Code 1479 - Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining, Not Elsewhere Classified is a final level code of the “Mining” Division. There are 41 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 1479 - Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining, Not Elsewhere Classified are:

  • Alunite mining
  • Amblygonite mining
  • Arsenic mineral mining
  • Barite mining
  • Barium ore mining
  • Brimstone mining
  • Celestite mining
  • Fluorite mining
  • Fluorspar mining
  • Fluorspar ground or otherwise treated
  • Guano mining
  • Lepidolite mining
  • Lithium mineral mining
  • Marcasite mining
  • Mineral pigment mining
  • Ocher mining
  • Pyrites mining
  • Pyrrhotite mining
  • Rock salt mining
  • Salt mining common
  • Sienna mining
  • Spodumene mining
  • Strontianite mining
  • Strontium mineral mining
  • Sulfur mining native
  • Umber mining

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 1479 - Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining, Not Elsewhere Classified that is a better classification match.

Establishments primarily engaged in milling, grinding, or otherwise preparing barite not in conjunction with mining or quarry operations are classified in Manufacturing, Industry 3295; similar establishments preparing other minerals of this industry are included here. Establishments primarily engaged in producing salt by evaporation of sea water or brine are classified in Manufacturing, Industry 2899

Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 1479

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 1479 – Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining, Not Elsewhere Classified. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 147901 Sulphur
  • 147902 Fluorspar
  • 147903 Salt Miners
  • 147904 Salt Processing
  • 147999 Chemical & Fertilizer Mining Nec

7-digit SIC

  • 1479001 Chemical & Fertilizer Mining Nec
  • 1479002 Mineral Pigment Mining
  • 1479003 Ocher Mining
  • 1479004 Salt & Sulfur Mining
  • 1479005 Rock Salt Mining
  • 1479006 Salt Miners
  • 1479007 Sulphur Mining
  • 1479008 Fertilizer Mineral Mining
  • 1479009 Arsenic Mineral Mining
  • 1479010 Barite Mining
  • 1479011 Lithium Mineral Mining
  • 1479012 Alunite Mining
  • 1479013 Amblygonite Mining
  • 1479014 Fluorspar
  • 1479015 Lepidolite Mining
  • 1479016 Salt Processing

8-digit SIC

  • 14790000 Chemical And Fertilizer Mining
  • 14790100 Mineral Pigment Mining
  • 14790101 Ocher Mining
  • 14790300 Salt And Sulfur Mining
  • 14790302 Rock Salt Mining
  • 14790303 Salt (common) Mining
  • 14790304 Sulphur Mining
  • 14790400 Fertilizer Mineral Mining
  • 14790401 Arsenic Mineral Mining
  • 14790402 Barite Mining
  • 14790403 Lithium Mineral Mining
  • 14799901 Alunite Mining
  • 14799902 Amblygonite Mining
  • 14799906 Fluorspar Mining
  • 14799908 Lepidolite Mining