Variant of NAICS 1997 - Labour Force Survey (LFS) Industries

212398 - All Other Non-Metallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying

This Canadian industry comprises establishments, not classified to any other Canadian industry, primarily engaged in mining, beneficiating or otherwise preparing non-metallic minerals.

  • Exclusion(s):

    Establishments primarily engaged in:

    • mining or quarrying dimension stone (See 21231 Stone Mining and Quarrying)
    • operating sand and gravel pits and dredging for sand and gravel (See 212323 Sand and Gravel Mining and Quarrying)
    • mining or quarrying shale and mining, beneficiating or otherwise preparing clays and refractory minerals (See 212326 Shale, Clay and Refractory Mineral Mining and Quarrying)
    • mining diamonds of industrial or gem quality (See 212392 Diamond Mining)
    • mining salt or in the recovery of salt from brine wells (See 212393 Salt Mining)
    • mining, beneficiating or otherwise preparing asbestos (See 212394 Asbestos Mining)
    • mining, beneficiating or otherwise preparing gypsum (See 212395 Gypsum Mining)
    • mining, beneficiating or otherwise preparing potash (See 212396 Potash Mining)
    • extracting and processing peat (See 212397 Peat Extraction)
  • Example Activities:

    • Actinolite mine
    • Agate mining
    • Alunite mining
    • Amblygonite mining
    • Amethyst mining
    • Apatite mining
    • Barium ore mining
    • Black lead mine
    • Borax mining
    • Brimstone mining
    • Celestite concentrate, mining
    • Colemanite mining
    • Corundum mining
    • Diatomaceous earth mining
    • Diatomite mining
    • Earth, coloured, mine
    • Epsomite, mining
    • Fluorspar mining
    • Gem stone mining
    • Gilsonite mining
    • Glauber's salt, mining
    • Greensand mining
    • Hydrous sodium sulphate (glauber's salt), mining
    • Iceland spar (i.e., optical grade calcite), mining
    • Kernite mining
    • Lepidolite mining
    • Lithium mineral mining
    • Magnesium sulphate mine
    • Meerschaum mining or quarrying
    • Mica mining
    • Muscovite mining
    • Ocher mining
    • Ozokerite mining
    • Perlite mining
    • Phosphate rock mining
    • Pozzolana (volcanic ash), mining
    • Precious stones mining
    • Probertite mining
    • Pumicite mining
    • Pyrites mining
    • Pyrophyllite mining
    • Quartz crystal mining (pure)
    • Scoria mining
    • Semiprecious stones mining
    • Sienna mining
    • Soda ash mining
    • Sodium compounds, natural (except common salt) mining
    • Strontianite mining
    • Sulfur, ground or otherwise treated
    • Talc mining
    • Trona mining
    • Turquoise mining
    • Ulexite mining
    • Umber mining
    • Vermiculite mining
    • Withrite mining or quarrying
    • Wurtzilite mining
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