14 Mining & Quarrying of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Lists

SIC CODE 14:

Mining & Quarrying of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Lists

This major group includes businesses primarily engaged in mining or quarrying, developing mines, or exploring for nonmetallic minerals, except fuels. Also included are certain well and brine operations, and primary preparation plants, such as those engaged in crushing, grinding, washing, or other concentration.
Businesses primarily engaged in manufacturing cement are classified in Industry 3241; those engaged in manufacturing lime are classified in Industry 3274; those engaged in cutting and finishing stone and stone products are classified in Industry 3281; and those engaged in manufacturing brick and other structural clay products are classified in Industry Group 325.
Businesses primarily engaged in crushing, pulverizing, or otherwise treating earths, rocks, and minerals mined in Industry Group 145 or 149; or barite mined in Industry 1479, not in conjunction with mining or quarrying operations, are classified in Manufacturing, Industry 3295; businesses primarily engaged in these activities in conjunction with mines or quarries are classified in Mining. Businesses primarily engaged in crushing, pulverizing, or otherwise treating other nonmetallic minerals are classified in Mining, whether or not they are operated in conjunction with mines.
Businesses primarily engaged in manufacturing other stone, clay, glass, and concrete products from minerals mined at the same establishment are classified in Manufacturing, Major Group 32, when separate reports are not available for the mining and manufacturing activities.

SIC DESCRIPTION
1411 Dimension stone, nsk
1422 Crushed and broken limestone, nsk
1423 Crushed and broken granite, nsk
1429 Crushed and broken stone, nec, nsk
1442 Construction sand and gravel, nsk
1455 Kaolin and ball clay, nsk
1459 Clay and related minerals, nec, nsk
1474 Potash, soda, and borate minerals, nsk
1475 Phosphate rock,nsk
1479 Chemical and fertilizer mining, nec, nsk
1481 Nonmetallic mineral services, nsk
1499 Miscellaneous nonmetallic minerals, nsk