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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3.1 code 1010


  • Section: C - Mining and quarrying
  • Division: 10 - Mining of coal and lignite; extraction of peat
  • Group: 101 - Mining and agglomeration of hard coal
  • Class: 1010 - Mining and agglomeration of hard coal

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- mining of hard coal: underground or surface mining
- cleaning, sizing, grading, pulverizing etc. of coal to classify, improve quality or facilitate transport
- agglomeration of hard coal, including manufacture of briquettes or other solid fuels consisting chiefly of hard coal

This class also includes:
- recovery of hard coal from culm banks

This class excludes:
- lignite mining and production of briquettes or agglomerations of lignite, see 1020
- peat digging and agglomeration of peat, see 1030
- coke ovens producing solid fuels, see 2310
- work performed to develop or prepare properties for coal mining, see 4510

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