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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.2 code 2301


  • Major Division: 2 - Mining and Quarrying
  • Division: 23 - Metal Ore Mining
  • Major Group: 230 - Metal Ore Mining
  • Group: 2301 - Iron ore mining

Explanatory note

Mines engaged in extraction of iron ore, magniferous iron ore and iron sand; and establishments engaged in beneficiating and otherwise preparing such ores. Pyrite and pyrrhotite mining is classified in group 2902 (Chemical and fertilizer mineral mining).

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