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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 05

Structure   

Hierarchy
  • Section: B - Mining and quarrying
  • Division: 05 - Mining of coal and lignite

Breakdown:

This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 051 - Mining of hard coal
  • 052 - Mining of lignite

Explanatory note

This division includes the extraction of solid mineral fuels includes through underground or open-cast mining and includes operations (e.g. grading, cleaning, compressing and other steps necessary for transportation etc.) leading to a marketable product.

This division does not include coking (see 1910), services incidental to coal or lignite mining (see 0990) or the manufacture of briquettes (see 1920).







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