Industry Name

Gold Ore Mining

Comments

For hazardous job tasks in "METAL ORE MINING," see NAICS code 2122;

Description

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.

Category

Mining

NAICS Code

212221

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Job Tasks

High risk job tasks associated with this industry: