212221 Gold Ore Mining

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site, mining, and/or beneficiating (i.e., preparing) ores valued chiefly for their gold content. Establishments primarily engaged in transformation of the gold into bullion or dore bar in combination with mining activities are included in this industry.

Cross-References.
  • Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing gold bullion or dore bar without mining are classified in Industry 331410, Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Smelting and Refining.
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212221 212221 212221  Bullion, gold, produced at the mine
212221 212221 212221  Calaverite mining and/or beneficiating
212221 212221 212221  Gold lode mining and/or beneficiating
212221 212221 212221  Gold ore mine site development for own account
212221 212221 212221  Gold ore mining and/or beneficiating plants
212221 212221 212221  Gold ores, concentrates, bullion, and/or precipitates mining and/or beneficiating
212221 212221 212221  Gold placer mining and/or beneficiating
212221 212221 212221  Lode gold mining and/or beneficiating
212221 212221 212221  Placer gold mining and/or beneficiating
212221 212221 212221  Sylvanite mining and/or beneficiating
212221 212221 212221  Telluride (gold) mining and/or beneficiating