NAICS Code 212393

NAICS 212393

NAICS Code 212393 – Other Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining

Definition of NAICS Code 212393: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site, mining, milling, and/or drying or otherwise beneficiating (i.e., preparing) chemical or fertilizer mineral raw materials (except potash, soda, boron, and phosphate rock).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 212393

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Barite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Rock salt mining and/or beneficiating
  • Celestite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sulfur mining and/or beneficiating
  • Fluorspar mining and/or beneficiating

Cross Reference Guide for Code 212393

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Mining and/or milling or otherwise beneficiating natural potassium, sodium, or boron compounds–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 212391, Potash, Soda, and Borate Mineral Mining;
  • Manufacturing industrial salt–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 325998, All Other Miscellaneous Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing;
  • Mining, milling, drying, and/or sintering or otherwise beneficiating phosphate rock–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 212392, Phosphate Rock Mining; and
  • Manufacturing table salt–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 311942, Spice and Extract Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 212393

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Alunite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Amblygonite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Arsenic mineral mining and/or beneficiating
  • Barite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Barium ores mining and/or beneficiating
  • Barytes mining and/or beneficiating
  • Brimstone mining and/or beneficiating
  • Celestite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Fertilizer minerals, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Fluorite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Fluorspar mining and/or beneficiating
  • Guano mining and/or beneficiating
  • Lepidolite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Lithium mineral mining and/or beneficiating
  • Marcasite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Mineral pigments, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Ocher mining and/or beneficiating
  • Pigments, natural, mineral, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Pyrite concentrates mining and/or beneficiating
  • Pyrite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Pyrrhotite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Rock salt mining and/or beneficiating
  • Salt, common, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Salt, rock, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sienna mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sodium chloride, rock salt, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Spodumene mining and/or beneficiating
  • Strontianite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Strontium mineral mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sulfur mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sulfur, native, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Umber mining and/or beneficiating
NCCI WC (Varies by state): 1164, 1165Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 212393

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NAICS 212393CA WC: 1122, 1123
  • DE WC: N/A
  • PA WC: 025
  • MI WC: 1164
  • NJ WC: N/A
  • NY WC: 1170, 1624
  • WY WC: 212393
  • GL: 98002, 98003
  • SIC: N/A

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 212393 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 21: Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
  • Subsector 212: Mining (except Oil and Gas)
  • Industry Group 2123: Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
  • Industry 21239: Other Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 212391: Potash, Soda, and Borate Mineral Mining
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 212392: Phosphate Rock Mining
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 212393: Other Chemical and Fertilizer Mineral Mining
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 212399: All Other Nonmetallic Mineral Mining
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