NAICS Code Description



212222 - Silver Ore Mining

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 212222 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Royal Energy Resources IncAthena Silver Corporation
Coeur-Rochester IncAmerican Intl Ventures Inc
US Silver CorporationMines Management Inc
Vista Gold Corp

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 silver content. Establishments primarily engaged in transformation of the silver into bullion or dore bar in combination with mining activities are included in this industry.

Cross-References.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing silver bullion or dore bar without mining are classified in Industry 331410, Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Smelting and Refining.
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Index Entries for 212222
212222212222212222Bullion, silver, produced at the mine
212222212222212222Placer silver mining and/or beneficiating
212222212222212222Silver ores mining and/or beneficiating