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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.1 code 191


  • Division: 1 - Mining and Quarrying
  • Major Group: 19 - Other Non-Metallic Mining and Quarrying
  • Group: 191 - Salt mining and quarrying

Explanatory note

The extracting and quarrying of salt, including evaporating as in salt pans, crushing, screening and refining. The refinement of salt for edible purposes in establishments not engaged in extracting or quarrying salt is classified in group 209 (Manufacture of miscellaneous food preparations).

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