SIC Code 1499 - Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, except Fuels

Industry Sector

Mining

Total Companies

2,285

Est. Employment

124,714

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in mining, quarrying, milling, or otherwise preparing nonmetallic minerals, except fuels. This industry includes the shaping of natural abrasive stones at the quarry.

Snapshot

SIC Code 1499 - Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, except Fuels is a final level code of the “Mining” Division. There are 2,285 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 124,714 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 1499 - Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, except Fuels are:

  • Agate mining
  • Alabaster mining
  • Amethyst mining
  • Asbestos mining
  • Asphalt (native) mining
  • Asphalt rock mining
  • Bitumens (native) mining
  • Bituminous limestone quarrying
  • Bituminous sandstone quarrying
  • Burrstone quarrying
  • Calcite mining
  • Catlinite mining
  • Corundum mining
  • Cryolite mining
  • Diamond mining, industrial
  • Diatomaceous earth mining
  • Diatomite mining
  • Emery mining
  • Fill dirt pits
  • Garnet mining
  • Gem stone mining
  • Gilsonite mining
  • Grahamite mining
  • Graphite mining
  • Greensand mining
  • Grinding peat
  • Grindstone quarrying
  • Gypsite mining
  • Gypsum mining
  • Iceland spar mining (optical grade calcite)
  • Jade mining
  • Meerschaum mining or quarrying
  • Mica mining
  • Millstone quarrying
  • Muscovite mining
  • Natural abrasives mining (except sand)
  • Oilstone quarrying
  • Ozokerite mining
  • Peat humus mining
  • Peat mining
  • Perlite mining
  • Phlogopite mining
  • Pipestone mining
  • Pozzolana mining
  • Precious stones mining
  • Pulpstone quarrying
  • Pumice mining
  • Pumicite mining
  • Pyrophyllite mining
  • Quartz crystal mining (pure)
  • Reed peat mining
  • Rubbing stone quarrying
  • Ruby mining
  • Sapphire mining
  • Scoria mining
  • Screening peat
  • Scythestone quarrying
  • Sedge peat mining
  • Selenite mining
  • Semiprecious stones mining
  • Sharpening stone quarrying
  • Shell mining
  • Shredding peat
  • Soapstone quarrying
  • Steatite mining
  • Talc mining
  • Tripoli mining
  • Turquoise mining
  • Vermiculite mining
  • Volcanic ash mining
  • Whetstone quarrying
  • Wurtzilite mining

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 1499 - Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, except Fuels that is a better classification match.

Establishments primarily engaged in the production of blast, grinding, or polishing sand are classified in Industry 1446, and those calcining gypsum are classified in Manufacturing, Industry 3275.

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 1499

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 1499 – Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, except Fuels. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 149901 Mining Companies
  • 149902 Mineral Exploration
  • 149903 Mining Contractors
  • 149905 Diamond Drilling
  • 149907 Gems & Minerals
  • 149908 Mines
  • 149998 Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals

7-digit SIC

  • 1499001 Mining Companies
  • 1499001 Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals
  • 1499002 Asphalt Mining
  • 1499003 Industrial Stones Mining
  • 1499004 Amethyst Mining
  • 1499005 Industrial Diamond Mining
  • 1499006 Mineral Exploration
  • 1499007 Garnet Mining
  • 1499008 Mining Contractors
  • 1499009 Diamond Drilling
  • 1499010 Gem Stone Mining Nec
  • 1499011 Gems & Minerals
  • 1499012 Jade Mining
  • 1499013 Mines
  • 1499014 Precious Stone Mining Nec
  • 1499015 Sapphire Mining
  • 1499016 Semiprecious Stone Mining Nec
  • 1499017 Turquoise Mining
  • 1499018 Mica Mining
  • 1499019 Muscovite Mining
  • 1499020 Vermiculite Mining
  • 1499021 Gypsum & Calcite Mining
  • 1499022 Calcite Mining
  • 1499023 Gypsite Mining
  • 1499024 Gypsum Mining
  • 1499025 Iceland Spar Mining
  • 1499026 Mineral Abrasives Mining
  • 1499027 Burrstone Quarrying
  • 1499028 Pumice Mining
  • 1499029 Rubbing Stone Quarrying
  • 1499030 Whetstone Quarrying
  • 1499031 Talc Mining
  • 1499032 Pyrophyllite Mining
  • 1499033 Soapstone Mining
  • 1499034 Peat Mining & Processing
  • 1499035 Peat Grinding
  • 1499036 Peat Mining
  • 1499037 Asphalt Mining & Bituminous Stone Quarrying
  • 1499038 Bituminous Limestone Quarrying
  • 1499039 Agate Mining
  • 1499040 Asbestos Mining
  • 1499041 Catlinite Mining
  • 1499042 Diatomaceous Earth Mining
  • 1499043 Gilsonite Mining
  • 1499044 Graphite Mining
  • 1499045 Greensand Mining
  • 1499046 Perlite Mining
  • 1499047 Pozzolana Mining
  • 1499048 Quartz Crystal Mining
  • 1499049 Scoria Mining
  • 1499050 Shell Mining
  • 1499051 Tripoli Mining
  • 1499052 Volcanic Ash Mining

8-digit SIC

  • 14990000 Miscellaneous Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels
  • 14990100 Gemstone And Industrial Diamond Mining
  • 14990101 Amethyst Mining
  • 14990102 Diamond Mining, Industrial
  • 14990103 Garnet Mining
  • 14990104 Gem Stones (natural) Mining, Nec
  • 14990105 Jade Mining
  • 14990106 Precious Stones Mining, Nec
  • 14990108 Sapphire Mining
  • 14990109 Semiprecious Stones Mining, Nec
  • 14990110 Turquoise Mining
  • 14990200 Mica Mining
  • 14990201 Muscovite Mining
  • 14990204 Vermiculite Mining
  • 14990300 Gypsum And Calcite Mining
  • 14990302 Calcite Mining
  • 14990303 Gypsite Mining
  • 14990304 Gypsum Mining
  • 14990305 Iceland Spar (optical Grade Calcite) Mining
  • 14990400 Mineral Abrasives Mining
  • 14990401 Burrstone Quarrying
  • 14990404 Pumice Mining
  • 14990405 Rubbing Stone Quarrying
  • 14990407 Whetstone Quarrying
  • 14990500 Talc Mining
  • 14990501 Pyrophyllite Mining
  • 14990502 Soapstone Mining
  • 14990600 Peat Mining And Processing
  • 14990601 Peat Grinding
  • 14990602 Peat Mining
  • 14990700 Asphalt Mining And Bituminous Stone Quarrying
  • 14990701 Asphalt (native) Mining
  • 14990702 Bituminous Limestone Quarrying
  • 14999901 Agate Mining
  • 14999902 Asbestos Mining
  • 14999903 Catlinite Mining
  • 14999905 Diatomaceous Earth Mining
  • 14999906 Gilsonite Mining
  • 14999908 Graphite Mining
  • 14999909 Greensand Mining
  • 14999911 Perlite Mining
  • 14999913 Pozzolana Mining
  • 14999915 Quartz Crystal (pure) Mining
  • 14999916 Scoria Mining
  • 14999917 Shell Mining
  • 14999918 Tripoli Mining
  • 14999919 Volcanic Ash Mining