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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.2 code 2901


  • Major Division: 2 - Mining and Quarrying
  • Division: 29 - Other Mining
  • Major Group: 290 - Other Mining
  • Group: 2901 - Stone quarrying, clay and sand pits

Explanatory note

The extraction from the earth of building and monumental stone (including slate); ceramic, refractory and other clay; and all sand and gravel. The shaping of or the pulverizing, grinding, and otherwise treating stone, gravel, clay or sand when not performed in conjunction with extraction or quarrying, activities is classified in group 3699 (manufacture of non-metallic: mineral products n.e.c.).

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