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, SIC Code - 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, SIC Code - 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