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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 140


  • Division: 1 - Mining and Quarrying
  • Major Group: 14 - Stone Quarrying, Clay and Sand Pits
  • Group: 140 - Stone Quarrying, Clay and Sand Pits

Explanatory note

The extraction from the earth of building and monumental stone (including slate); ceramic, refractory and other clay and all sand and gravel. Establishments primarily engaged in shaping stone or pulverizing, grinding, etc., stone, gravel, clay or sand are classified in group 339 (Manufacture of non-metallic mineral products, n.e.c.).

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