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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3.1 code 1422


  • Section: C - Mining and quarrying
  • Division: 14 - Other mining and quarrying
  • Group: 142 - Mining and quarrying n.e.c.
  • Class: 1422 - Extraction of salt

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- extraction of salt from underground including by dissolving and pumping
- salt production by evaporation of sea water or other saline waters
- crushing, purification and refining of salt

This class excludes:
- processing of purchased salt, see 2429
- potable water production by evaporation of saline water, see 4100

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