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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 06

Structure   

Hierarchy
  • Section: B - Mining and quarrying
  • Division: 06 - Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas

Breakdown:

This Division is divided into the following Groups:

  • 061 - Extraction of crude petroleum
  • 062 - Extraction of natural gas

Explanatory note

This division includes the production of crude petroleum, the mining and extraction of oil from oil shale and oil sands and the production of natural gas and recovery of hydrocarbon liquids. This includes the overall activities of operating and/or developing oil and gas field properties, including such activities as drilling, completing and equipping wells, operating separators, emulsion breakers, desilting equipment and field gathering lines for crude petroleum and all other activities in the preparation of oil and gas up to the point of shipment from the producing property.

This division excludes support activities for petroleum and gas extraction, such as oil and gas field services, performed on a fee or contract basis, oil and gas well exploration and test drilling and boring activities (see class 0910). This division also excludes the refining of petroleum products (see class 1920) and geophysical, geologic and seismic surveying activities (see class 7110).







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