Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 12


  • Division: 1 - Mining and Quarrying
  • Major Group: 12 - Metal Mining


This Major group is subdivided into the following Groups:

  • 121 - Iron ore mining
  • 122 - Metal mining except iron ore mining

Explanatory note

Mines engaged in the extraction of metalliferous ores. Prospecting for metalliferous ores and preparing sites for the extraction of these ores are also Included.

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