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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3.1 code 1200


  • Section: C - Mining and quarrying
  • Division: 12 - Mining of uranium and thorium ores
  • Group: 120 - Mining of uranium and thorium ores
  • Class: 1200 - Mining of uranium and thorium ores

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- mining of ores chiefly valued for uranium and thorium content: pitchblende etc.
- concentration of such ores
- manufacture of yellowcake

This class excludes:
- enrichment of uranium and thorium ores, see 2330
- production of fissile or fertile material, see 2330
- production of uranium metal from pitchblende or other ores, see 2330

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