|About us | Contact us |Site Map|
Detailed structure and explanatory notes
ISIC Rev.3 code 1320Structure
This class includes mining of ores valued chiefly for non-ferrous metal content including ores of aluminium (bauxite), copper, lead, chrome, manganese, nickel, lead-zinc, zinc, tin, ferro-alloys (cobalt, molybdenum, tantalum or vanadium), precious metals (gold, silver or platinum group metals), rare earths or other non-ferrous metal ores.
Exclusions: Uranium and thorium ore mining are classified in class 1200.
Mining of ores valued chiefly for their chemical content, e.g. pyrites, is classified in class 1421 (Mining of chemical and fertilizer minerals).
Production of alumina, mattes of nickel or of copper is classified in class 2720 (Manufacture of basic precious and non-ferrous metals).
Click here for complete correspondences for this code.
Click here to see the alphabetical index for this code
Would you like to leave some feedback?
(on this code, this classification, the site in general or any other issue)
Then drop us a line at CHL@un.org.